Whilst doing some research for future potential Strrr TV guests, I’d ended up on the Studio Olafur Eliasson website. Olafur Eliasson is an Icelandic-Danish artist known for sculptures and large-scale installation art employing elemental materials such as light, water, and air temperature to enhance the viewer’s experience, famously putting a ‘sun’ in the Tate Modern turbine hall.

Anyway, whilst on Olafur’s website, I came across Timothy Morton. Timothy is an English professor at Rice University in Houston, whose work focusses on object oriented thought and ecological studies. He’s published numerous books, including one co-authored with Bjork. I enjoyed this video of his, filmed at Studio Olafur Eliasson in Berlin.

The Guardian Voice Lab

At the end of October I was offered a role working on a new initiative from The Guardian developing audio content for Google's Home smart speaker and Google Assistant. Guardian News & Media is pleased to announce the launch of Guardian Voice Lab - an in-house team...

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Strrr TV – Matthew Plummer Fernandez

In his Strrr episode, Matthew explores the role that algorithms play in everyday life and culture. From their beginnings in the simple animations of the 1970s and 80s, through to the cutting edge neural networks and artificial intelligence of today, Matthew reveals the various ways in which algorithms are playing an increasing central role in our lives.

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