Research and technology, Society

Waag Society

3 Jul , 2015  

Waag Society—institute for art, science and technology—is a pioneer in the field of digital media. Over the past 20 years, the foundation has developed into an institution of international stature, a platform for artistic research and experimentation, and has become both a catalyst for events and a breeding ground for cultural and social innovation. Waag […]

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Policy, Research and technology, Society

Ibercivis

2 Jul , 2015   Video

Ibercivis is an international citizen science initiative, consisting of a volunteer computing platform and a series of experiments that allow society to participate in scientific research directly and in real time. It is a pioneering initiative that seeks to involve the maximum number of citizens in volunteer computing, which leverages the two most powerful tools there today: the power […]

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Multimedia, Research and technology

Collective Music Experiment

2 Jul , 2015   Video

Collective Music Experiment (CME) is a citizen science experiment by the BIFI of the University of Zaragoza, Socientize and Ibercivis, with the artists R de Rumba, DJ from the Spanish famous hip hop band Violadores del Verso, and M.A. Mercadal. Is the collective able to solve a given complex problem which is unsolvable for individuals? Is the collective more creative […]

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