I have spent most of the day at my computer improving my wordpress skills so I could move my Links blog off wordpress.com (they started including ads on their hosted blogs) and then updated and redesigned both blogs. I made my first wordpress child theme, rewrote some php files, changed the css, etc. At least I have something to show for these hours of staring at my screen, but seems a far cry from art making, but part of the process I suppose.
Marianne and I are writing about Collected Visions for Photoworks journal. To get my mind moving to answer her questions. I started researching what the web looked like in 1996 when Collected Visions launched.
Regret the Error reports on media corrections, retractions, apologies, clarifications and trends regarding accuracy and honesty in the press. It was launched in October 2004 by Craig Silverman, a freelance journalist and author based in Montreal.
>> Just heard about this on ‘On the Media’ with the story about Wall Street Journal publishing an online editorial blaming Norway bombing on Jihad extremists than quietly changing it without acknowledging error.
[original WSJ article here, and the edited one here.]
Labelle – Something In the Air/The Revolution Will Not Be Televised
Labelle made it their own.
As so many are saying, it may not be televised, but it will be streamed and remixed. How We Watch, Forward & Remix the Revolution: excellent compilation of videos, photos, and remixes with interesting commentary by Brian Merchant, from the Utopianist, 2.4.11. He and I looking at many of the same things.
These were the live feeds I could find. Many sites are transmitting Al Jazeera live streaming. Many have live twitter feeds and intermittent video reports from Cairo. At my studio now but it never occurred to me to turn on the TV.