Time No Longer Matters?

I teach and research in the field of media studies in Australia and was intrigued  recently when I saw the following ad on New Zealand television Time, according to this ad, no longer matters. Neither the dawning of the day, playtime or the ocean tides were regulated by time any longer. It no longer matters…

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Of Time and Tech Lust

As the year draws to a close and another birthday approaches along with Christmas, I find myself submitting occasionally to tech lust–a wandering after the latest and best-est sorts of gadgets in town–as advertised in the avalanche of catalogues that have hit mailboxes near and far. Ipads, retina displays, touch screens, accessories for standing your…

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