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Peter Rojas
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Presented by Rhizome, the Seven on Seven conference pairs seven leading artists with seven influential technologists in teams of two, and challenges them to develop something new–whatever they choose to imagine—over the course of a single day.

Artists: Kari Altmann, Ian Cheng, Simon Denny, Holly Herndon, Kevin McCoy, Hannah Sawtell, and Frances Stark.

Technologists: Nick Bilton, Anil Dash, Jen Fong-Adwent, David Kravitz, Aza Raskin, Kate Ray and Rus Yusupov.

Keynote by Kate Crawford.
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Just posted this on Medium. 
Immersive computing and the future of interaction
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Would love to know the story of how this picture ended up in the street all smashed up.
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A break up in melodramatic Hollywood style.
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Just going to follow these guys around today. 
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I still have many of them on VHS from when I was a kid and they aired originally. That one, the Button Box one, the one where Melinda Dillon can stop time with a pendant she found, and the one where the kid gets sick and can telepathically communicate with the girl from Colonial America all made quite an impression on me. I recall them as some of my favorite TV ever. (The Secretary one was a hoot too.)

It has become an inside joke between my brother, my wife, and me (Used to be just my brother and me, but I showed her the episode, just to let her in on it.) that "the blue guys did it" whenever something mysteriously goes missing. Because I swear it's true what the guy says about that!
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Still in beta, but excited that this is finally live!
Engadget Mini is a real-time stream of everything important, interesting, a...
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Good summary. Thanks. Did not know about the Gizmodo phase.
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If only I had an HTC FIRST ORONE to send them... 
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Hii,, nice to meet you:)
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Probably not the best place for that ad, Google. 
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Need a glass app to warn users based on GPS to take off their glass give them a percentage of getting punched if they continue to wear them.
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This is how you sleep on the subway without getting your bike stolen. 
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At least he (she?) wasn't leaning on the door. 
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Found this sealed deck of Windows 7 playing cards in my apartment. 
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Something to do while the OS boots I guess - or during the frequent updates ??
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Not sure this is what Google had in mind when they added this feature to Google Plus. 
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Actually adding snow to this makes it even more tragic... 
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Have him in circles
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  • Harvard University
    Social Studies, 1993 - 1997
  • University of Sussex
    English Literature, 1997 - 1998
  • Choate Rosemary Hall
    1992 - 1993
  • TASIS
    1990 - 1992
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VP of Strategy, AOL Brand Group
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  • AOL
    2013 - present
  • gdgt
    CEO and Co-founder, 2009 - 2013
    Acquired by AOL in 2013.
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