links for 2009-1-8

  • On 11 January 2009 KunstRadio (11.03pm – 11.45pm (CEST & CET) & Online) broadcasts an entirely new version of this work. Sensorium Re-Connected, a generative composition for for 5 PCs and 2 voices, commemorates the work of The Listening Room and the contribution this piece made to furthering radio and sound art online in Australia.
  • CNN anchor Rick Sanchez wasn’t really high on crack this morning, and the reason his Twitter feed said so wasn’t the phishing scam that’s been going around–it was a lone hacker, the microblogging service said later on Monday.
    (tags: hacking net)
  • Genius Loci stands for the spirit of the place, a common phrase in architecture for the poetic context, for the cultural reading of a site. Ping, the most basic command in computer networking, is a sort of greeting among computers, if I ping an address, it replies, so we know we can communicate. Ping Genius Loci(PGL) is an architectural installation trying to build a network into the poetics of the place.
  • Each coffin represents a single person killed in the on-going Gaza Strip airstrikes. I will be updating this page daily with new numbers taken from BBC’s coverage on the conflict