Category: Personal Computing

  • Dance Like Somebody’s Watching: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Forms of Digital Expression

    As a Boston University undergraduate, “Sandy” Ocasio-Cortez joined other students in making a “Lisztomania Brat Pack mashup” video, a short film that was locally used as a promotional video for the Howard Thurman Center for Common Ground (and, according to its director, broadcast on TVs across campus) but also uploaded to YouTube in September 2010, […]

  • GIF Today, Gone Tomorrow: Intellectual Property, Digital Curation, and Professional Wrestling

    The weekend of August 19-21 was pretty busy for professional wrestling fans. WWE set up shop at the Barclays Center for not one, but two major shows: NXT Takeover: Brooklyn II, a showcase for its “minor league” developmental brand, and SummerSlam, one of the main roster’s biggest events of the year. There was a ton of exciting in-ring […]