Archive for December, 2009

26c3 (part 2): parallel futures aren’t what they used to be

Tuesday, December 29th, 2009

{ scooped and appropriated from a 26c3 image search, thx to whomever captured the vibe ! }
XLt presents Kill Your Avatars!
Disembodied information in utopia might provide some interesting fantasy outlets and MAYbe even some educational, evolutionary + transpersonal + psychodelic-like experiences, but given that societies are in a state of perpetual colonization, full of predatory [...]

26c3 + the hacker orphans take over Btropolis

Saturday, December 26th, 2009

< 27-30.12 > 26c3 : Chaos Communications Congress, Here Be Dragons…
Live Streams (+ archives) HeRe.
Full Schedule Here.

< 29.12 > The Future @ c-base, parallel event organized by classless Kulla

< 31.12 > Journey to the End of the Year

CPh v13: Not Exactly A Wrap Up, but Final Bits From The New Ground Zero

Sunday, December 20th, 2009

{ via Carl at the MS Stubnitz , now ported in CPh }
As we write this there are reports that there are about 20-30 (?) people remaining in jail and there are a few sites to keep an eye on all that… if you have any footage regarding police abuse they will need such things [...]

CPh v.12.1: Frozen Loops, Massive LEAKS, the SHAME!

Friday, December 18th, 2009

{ the 12th Hour via TckTckTck / Oxfam – London aquarium }

{ Outside the Øksnehallen, KlimaForum – the people’s venue – after Obama’s flailing speech }
Update: It’s official … the CPH summit will extend into the weekend.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon requested delegates stay for another day for more talks. See More … Xtended [...]

CPh v.12: XLterrestrials Launch “DON’T FEED The MONSTERS!”

Friday, December 18th, 2009

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Dear Global Citizens,
Today we are launching our Post-COP(15) 2010 Project : DON’T FEED THE MONSTERS!
B/c if the people don’t step up to save the planet, SOMETHING ELSE might, and it could be ugly, very ugly. So NOW IS THE TIME to share [...]

CPh v.11.4 : Past The 11th Hours … in Frozen Loops!

Friday, December 18th, 2009

{ Taipei Dec.12 }
Archbishop Desmond Tutu puts it like this: “We are facing impending disaster on a monstrous scale … A global goal of about 2C is to condemn Africa to incineration and no modern development.”
from NAOMI KLEIN’S  LATEST ANALYSIS : Copenhagen climate conference
Better to have no deal at Copenhagen than one that spells catastrophe

LIVE [...]

CPh v.11.3 : 2 Days to Go And Where It Stops Or Restarts Nobody Knows

Thursday, December 17th, 2009

{ the robotrons at work, guarding the sinking ship }
It’s been some rough days, and we won’t attempt to analyze much in this round. We’ve been spending the day preparing for Our Post-Cop(15) project launch which we will post more about 2morrw. But you can already go and check out some fantastic design work by [...]

CPh v.11.2 : a little shop of horrors : Pre-COP15 retroscope (part1): The Inspirations for Cap+Trade

Tuesday, December 15th, 2009

{ “Let’s Make a Deal” : Tony + Arnold in L.A. in Oct. at GGCS 2 }
Look at the movie Saturday Night Fever. That movie came out and no matter what government agencies you would have had in the world, and what kind of coordination from the [...]

CPh v.11.1: Cop15 Heats Up!

Tuesday, December 15th, 2009

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15th Dec Timeline:
+ Today’s Actions:
+ offline Beyond…
+ Stay tune for more updates!

CPh v.11: An Ambush of Joy, Discordian Harpoons, A Site-Specifc Metal Duomo Art Installation + 2 missing teeth

Monday, December 14th, 2009

{ the newest forms of protest being tested in CPH.v.1 }
There’s 2 angles here that trigger eruptions of laughter and pathos equally upon repeated viewing of the image above: One, the expressions are like a massive blow to the whole foundation of Cop World, as a thoughtcrime bubble rises above them saying, “Oh thank heavens, [...]