Links for 2012-08-04 [del.icio.us] #art
- Culture cuts: where austerity measures are curtailing the arts – map
Know of a theatre, orchestra or dance troupe facing cutbacks or closure? Help us populate this map of arts in the age of austerity by filling in this form
- What Facebook Knows - Technology Review
If Facebook were a country, a conceit that founder Mark Zuckerberg has entertained in public, its 900 million members would make it the third largest in the world. It would far outstrip any regime past or present in how intimately it records the lives of its citizens. Private conversations, family photos, and records of road trips, births, marriages, and deaths all stream into the company's servers and lodge there. Facebook has collected the most extensive data set ever assembled on human social behavior. Some of your personal information is probably part of it.