Tired of your Social Network? After the launch of Seppukoo now also web 2.0 Suicide machine.
Liberate your newbie friends with a Web2.0 suicide! This machine lets you delete all your energy sucking social-networking profiles, kill your fake virtual friends, and completely do away with your Web2.0 alterego. The machine is just a metaphor for the website which moddr_ is hosting; the belly of the beast where the web2.0 suicide scripts are maintained. Our services currently runs with facebook.com, myspace.com and LinkedIn.com! Commit NOW!
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Now in Public Beta the automatic newspaper that serves only the good news. An internet specific work by artist Antonio Riello and the artist duo Donnachie, Simionato & Son, which attempts to serve only the good news taken from the most popular international press agencies (eg. Google News, Reuters) The artists, with the programmer Reinier Feijen, have created an automatic newspaper which can algorithmically filter out all the bad news through the referencing of a constantly growing emotional database.
10 Years JavaMuseum - the 10th anniversary - a reason to celebrate!
JavaMuseum invites artists active on the field of new, digital and electronic media who created or create “netart” to submit their Internet based works orginating from the past 10 years (2000-2010).
This call is ongoing and valid from 1 September 2009-1 September 2010. JavaMuseum is planning to launch in autumn 2010 a comprehensive show on netart, entitled: “Celebrate! Read more »
Seppukoo is the new artwork by Les Liens Invisibles. The website is designed to help people commit a symbolic, ritual suicide, killing their virtual identity. The main purpose of the project is to inspire a ludic introspection about using social networks, beginning with the most popular one: Facebook. The site also provide a memorial page on which users can write their last words. In the end, it all turns into a game, as you can score points by inviting your friends to committ a virtual suicide too. Read more »
The Austrian artist Lia – one of the early pioneers of Software and Net Art – has been creating digital art, installations and sound works since 1995. Her Internet works combine various traditions of drawing and painting with the aesthetic of digital images and algorithms. They are characterized by a minimalist quality, and by an affinity with conceptual art.
JODI explores the relations between the world we build through the Internet and the one based on our past mental and physical maps. Services such as GoogleMaps have changed radically our worldview by making the Globe accessible as a commercial multi-user surface. Mapping these online geometrical constructs to reality and vice versa, overlaying their figures as jogging paths,
Launch GEO GOO
The site is a collection of animated DHTML pages, stitched together, to reload and refresh randomly into each other. Fullscreen compositions melts into another; images swarm literally across your screen, stretching and narrowing. It is as if a pop up virus has taken over your computer completely, openening and closing windows seemingly at random. Browser poetry. Be aware!