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Slow-tech

Andrew Price

Slow-tech

manifesto for an overwound world

by Andrew Price

  • 51 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Atlantic in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Organization,
  • Social structure,
  • Systems engineering

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-267) and index.

    StatementAndrew Price.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD31 .P7255 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 280 p. ;
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23231487M
    ISBN 101843547260
    ISBN 109781843547266
    LC Control Number2009379500

    Rahovitza - Slow Tech Campus. K likes. A center for experimentation, learning and exchange where we celebrate human creativity and Nature's beautyFollowers: K. Slow­Tech: a New Way of Looking at Technology in XXI Century Source: Patrignani N., Whitehouse D. (). Slow Tech: a Quest for Good, Clean, and Fair ICT. Journal of Information, Communication & Ethics in Society, vol. 12, ISSN: ­X.


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Slow-tech [price-andrew] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A sailor crossing the Atlantic in a small yacht would want to minimize excess baggage. But it would be unthinkable not to carry more fresh water than seemed necessary5/5(2).

Slow-Tech is an impassioned argument for longevity, robustness, slowness and solidity - a timely response to the problems of our over-wound world. Synopsis. Slow-tech book The modern world has put its faith in high-tech processes that has left it weakened and ill-equipped to withstand catastrophe.

"Slow-Tech" argues for a world with greater robustness 4/5(10). Slow Tech calls for real life, an analogue conscious lifestyle where technology is serving. #WHATTHEHACK What I profoundly realized, after writing my book ' Bits, Bytes & Bewustzijn ' is that the biggest challenge of our time is not that machines will take over but that we are (unconsciously) going to become one ourselves.

Computer Code & Consciousness. How cool is that: being invited by a publishing company to write a book on your passion: the cutting edge of consciousness, computer technology and human potential. A book that will appeal to both the conscious & aware readers as well as the tech oriented readers.

Slow Tech book. Whether you decide to try to make your own forge in the garden, carve a wooden spoon, build a dry-stone wall, or process your own salt, you will be reconnecting with your own practical abilities and creative impulses.

Forge • Carve • Weave • Mould • Ignite Highly readable and hugely practical this book is either armchair reading or a valuable guide to getting your hands dirty and creating something useful as you discover the art of slow technology. Featuring topics such as building bread ovens, making clay pots in a bonfire, felling and processing trees, cooking on open fires, blacksmithing, beer.

Slow Technology Movement: The slow technology movement is a movement intended to curb some of the damaging effects of excessive technologies in human life, primarily through promoting slower or less extreme interactions with certain technologies.

The slow technology movement is part of a greater cultural agenda called the slow movement, which. Slow Tech and ICT – a small book Congratulations to active IFIP members Diane Whitehouse (Chair of TC9 – ICT and Society) and Norberto Patrignani (who heads up the Domain Committee on Cloud Computing) on the publication of their new short book, “Slow Tech and ICT”.

Buy Slow Tech (Haynes Manuals) by Peter Ginn (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(7). Slow Tech The Perfect Antidote to Today's Digital World: Forge, Carve, Weave, Mould, Ignite (Book): Ginn, Peter: The illustrated Slow Tech manual will interest historians and re-enactors, parents managing their children's screen time, and young adults looking for mindful and practical escapes from the digital age.

Featuring topics such as building bread ovens, making clay pots in a bonfire. From the title of this book I was expecting a book about slow-tech, the movement for low tech solutions, craftsmanship and old fashioned quality and durability.

It shouldn't have been too much to expect from a book with that title. In fact, this is a book about the 'robustness of. The illustrated Slow Tech manual will interest historians and re-enactors, parents managing their children's screen time, and young adults looking for mindful and practical escapes from the digital age.

Featuring topics such as building bread ovens, making clay pots in a bonfire, felling and processing trees, cooking on open fires, blacksmithing, beer making, wattle and daubing, this book is a Price: $ Low technology, often abbreviated low tech (adjective forms low-technology, low-tech, lo-tech), is simple technology, opposed to high technology or often refer to a traditional or non-mechanical kind, such as crafts and tools that pre-date the Industrial Revolution.

Low technology can simply be practiced or fabricated with a minimum of capital investment by an individual or. Slow Tech offers some of these.” (Iordanis Kavathatzopoulos, Professor, Department of Information Technology – Division of Visual Information and Interaction, Uppsala University, Sweden) “Inserting the word ‘time’ into the reasoning about technologies is precisely what was missing for both present, and future, generations to build up.

printing A Slow Read, a small book co-produced by the students and teachers of “Slow Tech: Critical Making with the Letterpress” at SCU Through lessons in print history, we deliver the punch line to our students that they’re taking a class about “slow” technology with a type of press that was invented and honed in the early nineteenth.

Get this from a library. Slow tech and ICT: a responsible, sustainable and ethical approach. [Norberto Patrignani; Diane Whitehouse] -- This book makes an important contribution to the recent evolution in Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) that are human-centred and socially desirable, environmentally sustainable, and.

Second in a Series; Preserving the Past to Serve the Future The idea of Slow Technology or “Slow Tech” has its roots in the ideological movement called “appropriate technology,” a term coined by E.F.

Schumacher in his book Small is Beautiful, first published in Slow Tech should be thoughtful about how devices shape our relationships to time, emotion, energy, and bioregional. About this book Introduction It introduces the concept of moral, equitable and environmental limits in the ICT domain and proposes a Slow Tech approach to face the challenges of these limits, laying out a set of principles that can be applied in real-life business settings.

Slow-Tech, By Andrew Price The problem is that Price's book promises a general theory of Slow-Tech but gets bogged down in the marine. This book on working with the hands was born directly of the digital world.

The Australian John Plant became a YouTube star with his Primitive Technology channel, which has 10 million subscribers and an average of 5 million views per video. Unlike Slow Tech it is geared specifically to wilderness survival with the most primitive of tools. Topically, the Slow Tech journey is relevant to a multitude of educational domains such as leadership, technology, business, finance, human resource management, supply chain management, and ethics.

Patrignani and Whitehouse have a book titled Slow Tech and ICT: A Responsible, Sustainable and Ethical Approach, planned for publication by.

Slow Tech by Peter Ginn is a guide for step-by-step experimental is more a manual than a text or reference book, clearly showing the chaîne opératoire for potential experiments to try at home.

Each of the five chapters includes a brief introduction to the relevant topics, followed by a series of experiments with clear procedure instructions and lists of required equipment. Allen & Unwin is Australia's leading independent book publisher and has been voted "Publisher of the Year" thirteen times including the inaugural award in and eleven times since Slow-Tech - Andrew Price - - Allen & Unwin - Australia.

This story first appeared on Orée’s blog Contemplations. It was inspired by Joe Kraus’ TED talk on Slow Tech. Unless you’re already living the slow life, you must have heard about, or maybe Author: Orée.

authors argue for the introduction of Slow Tech as a new paradigm in the appro-priate design of ICT and ICT systems. As a result, they suggest new policies for organisations and companies especially those companies aware of their social responsibility.

This book is. Place a Hold — Slow Tech, Book by Ginn, Peter While You Wait The Modern Witchcraft Guide to Magickal Herbs The Modern Witchcraft Guide to Magickal Herbs, Book Your Complete Guide to the Hidden Powers of Herbs.

Successful Launch of “Slow Tech and ICT” in Milan Around 40 people crowded into Politeia earlier this month for the official launch of “Slow Tech and ICT: A Responsible, Sustainable and Ethical Approach”, the new book by IFIP stalwarts, Diane Whitehouse and Norberto Patrignani.

Get this from a library. Slow-tech: manifesto for an overwound world. [Andrew Price] -- A sailor crossing the Atlantic in a small yacht would want to minimize excess baggage.

But it would be unthinkable not to carry more fresh water than seemed necessary, to survive unexpected calms or. Slow Technology or “Slow Tech” has its roots in the ideological movement called “appropriate technology,” a term coined by E.F.

Schumacher in his book Small is Beautiful, first published in Slow Tech should be thoughtful about how devices shape our relationships to time, emotion, energy, and bioregional environment.

Request PDF | Slow Tech and ICT | This book makes an important contribution to the recent evolution in Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) that are human-centred and | Find, read. Slow Tech Tip #2: Make a rule that when someone is speaking you, be it a colleague, friend or family member, you put your phone down.

At home, designating phone-free spaces, such as the dinner table, can help preserve real conversation. Slow cinema is a cinematography style which derives from the art film genre and which consists in conveying a sense of calculated slowness to the viewer.

Slow films often consist of a resistance to movement and emotion, a lack of causality and a devotion to realism. This is usually obtained through the use of long takes, minimalist acting, slow or inexistent camera movements, unconventional.

An older definition of Slow Tech has to do with choosing simple, low-technology solutions over higher-technology solutions. Complexity can be a double-edged sword: a high-tech tool may save time, energy, or resources during its production, but it may also be quicker to break, more difficult to repair, or too expensive to be within reach for all but affluent end-users.

Agas and Bentleys: slow-tech solutions for an 'overwound world' Aga cookers and Bentley cars, derided by environmentalists, could be perfect "slow-tech" solutions for a.

The printed version of Low-tech Magazine can be viewed with no access to a computer or a power supply -- or when the solar powered website is down due to bad weather. The second volume of the printed website is out now and contains 32 articles originally published between and The book, which has pages and images, sells for $.

This site is an attempt to aggregate resources on the downsides of technology and it’s effects on human health and development. Whilst not at all against the use of technology, it is an attempt to explore and try to understand some of problems arising due to the continued (over)use of technology.

Company overall doesn't seem to respect its employee at the forefront. Communication is lowkey really bad. Stressful sales targets that are not realistic (but that doesn't matter anymore). Difficult to move around in the company or move up. Not enough equipment (ipads, computers).

Slow tech.4/5(56). Highly readable and hugely practical this book is a valuable guide to creating something useful as you discover the art of slow technology. Create steam, weave cloth, purify water, make salt, bake bread, distil perfume, dye cloth, puddle clay and in doing so reconnect with your own practical and creative abilities.

In today’s episode I talk with Janell Burley Hoffman, an author, a technology coach and the creator of the Slow Tech Movement, and she drops some wisdom on me in how to shift from living mindlessly and in constant contact with technology, to living mindfully alongside technology.

Tech can be complicated; we try to make it easy. Linus Tech Tips is a passionate team of "professionally curious" experts in consumer technology and video pr.The journey indicates some potential future directions for the applications of Slow Tech in teaching and research, to consolidate, expand and enhance sound business ethics in the ICT field.

Part II of this article will provide a suitable accompaniment to the messages implicit in a new book outlining how businesses can apply Slow Tech messages. Slow-Tech. 69 likes. Slow-Tech ha intenzione di promuovere e di proporre iniziative e progetti riguardanti sia la raccolta di documentazione sulle tecnologie a basso impatto energetico e ambientale e Followers: