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I am a researcher interested in games, play and philosophy. I design, analyse and write about games for fun and for a living.

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Jonne Arjoranta

Here's a timeline of how the Notre Dame tragedy was turned into an anti-Muslim narrative through disinformation.

https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/janelytvynenko/notre-dame-hoax-timeline

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I wrote something about the installation at Kiasma that was part of ARS17, now two years ago.

https://jonne.arjoranta.fi/2019/pepe-at-kiasma/

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No, Mr. Bond, I expect you to learn philosophy.

http://existentialcomics.com/comic/284

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John Lysaker writes about the different varieties of philosophical texts for Aeon:

https://aeon.co/ideas/philosophical-writing-should-read-like-a-letter-written-to-oneself

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"If your reply is that we didn’t design and build these things to be used this way, then all I can say is that you’ve done a shit job of designing them, because that is what they’re being used for."

https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/mikemonteiro/we-built-a-broken-internet-now-we-need-to-burn-it

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tl;dr Ride-sharing is an awful business in every way, unless you are one of the owners getting rich.

https://jalopnik.com/lyft-was-full-of-shit-and-now-its-stinking-rich-1833669329

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How do we figure out what is fake on the internet? Usually by the wrong weak signals, when we should be using the network properties of the web.

https://hapgood.us/2019/03/28/network-heuristics/

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This sounds like a great idea: framing the destruction of our environment as a crime against humanity. After all, it will lead to millions of human deaths.

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/mar/28/destruction-earth-crime-polly-higgins-ecocide-...

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I'm only tangentially familiar with the whole digital humanities and computational literary studies fields. This seems like a very damning take on the approach.

https://www.chronicle.com/article/The-Digital-Humanities-Debacle/245986