Kumoontun

Image Oaxaca, Mexico – Kumoontun is the Ayöök (Mixe) word for tequio or collective work. This initiative launched in late 2018 / early 2019 participates in research, awareness, and reflection on what happens in Ayöök community life. Key Links kumoontun.wixsite.com/kumoontun soundcloud @kumoontun Publication Ayöök Tales (Cuentos Ayöök) Features https://kumoontun.wixsite.com/kumoontun/blog/engracia-p%C3%A9rez-castro App https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.seit.felix.kumoontun 2019 – Now Available …

Technology Links

Photo: Paseo Verde Library Links related to technology presented in somewhat random fashion: Recommended Listening How do you watch and listen at home? – Your desire to listen to music and watch movies and TV shows has probably not changed much in your life-time but the connected home has changed the way you do it. …

August 19 is World Photography Day

Photo: NASA Goddard, Earth August 19 is World Photography Day, a day to pay homage to the history of photography, celebrate the present and leave a positive trail for the future. World Photography Day originates from the invention of the daguerreotype, a photographic processes developed by Louis Daguerre. On January 9, 1839 The French Academy of Sciences announced the …

Spacecraft

Buzzwords Spacecraft = a vehicle used for traveling in space Recommended Listening Icons of speed: spaceship – We may be blasé about satellites and space stations circling our planet, and even drones in our skies, but has the spaceship craze ended? Elsewhere on the Web July 2019 Voyager A New Plan for Keeping NASA’s Oldest …

Consumer Electronics Show 2019

Poster Last day for Las Vegas’ largest convention, the Consumer Electronic Show (January 8-11, 2019). Are you CES Ready? Hashtag: #CES2019 Official spin: “CES is the world’s gathering place for all those who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. It has served as the proving ground for innovators and breakthrough technologies for 50 years …

Digital Natives

Buzzwords Digital native = A person for whom digital technologies already existed when they were born, and hence has grown up with digital technology such as computers, the Internet, mobile phones and MP3s. – Wikipedia Essay This page is explores the concepts of digital natives and digital migrants with the understanding that any gaps, confusion …

Hacks

Buzzwords Spotlight on USA Elections https://www.cbsnews.com/news/when-russian-hackers-targeted-the-u-s-election-infrastructure Mérida Hack Day “Yo mejoro mi ciudad – I’m a city changer” http://www.merida.gob.mx/municipio/eventos/hackday/index.html @hmojicaruiz @Merida_Digital #AlfabetizaciónDigital Elsewhere on the Web Hack The Menu Lifehacker.com Hackathon http://www.hackmiramar.org/blog/2015/2/23/what-is-a-hackathon-and-how-does-it-work http://www.hackmiramar.org/blog/2017/2/21/a-tech-event-in-wellington-called-a-hack-a-thon benevolent hacking http://www.igi-global.com/dictionary/benevolent-hacking/2366 http://www.vegasinc.com/business/2014/dec/24/q-downtown-syn-shop-founder-talks-hacking – https://plus.google.com/+lasvegassun/posts/Y39tE9NC5j9 Bad hacks http://www.bloomberg.com/features/2016-como-manipular-una-eleccion Twitter @MuseumHack Questions Has your account been hacked? = ¿Se ha hackeado tu …