Civilization of the Mind
In this weeks lecture, Ted focuses on the development of a societal paradigm dependant on informational communication technologies. These ICM’s allow for fluent communication between human too human and has revolutionised the way the human’s connect with one another.
My GIF explores a us as a civilization which has become dependant on the use of informational communication technologies to socialise, connect, organise and form relationships.
It’s obvious that our network society would diminish if it wasn’t for this generations technological paradigm (Castells, 2004). A phone as an ICM for example has reinvigorated the way a message travels and the speed in which it does. With a technological paradigm starting with the global mail system to the Phone and Internet has made a gigantic leap in communication.