Category Archives: Media

Personal Dynamic Media – Alan Kay and Adele Goldberg – Summary


About the Authors Alan Kay is an American Computer Scientist. He is known for his pioneer work on “object-oriented programming” and in “graphical user interface design.” Studying his work is of keen interest as it helps us understand how computerization … Continue reading

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The Technology and Society – Raymond Williams


About Raymond Williams Born on 31 August, 1921, Raymond Williams became an influential figure within the New Left. his writings on various topics like politics, mass media, culture, and literature are a significant contribution to the Marxist critique of culture … Continue reading

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Constituents of a Theory of the Media – Hans Magnus Enzensberger – Summary


About the Author Hans Magnus Enzensberger was born in 1929 in Kaufbeuren, a small town in Bavaria. He was German author, poet, translator, and an editor. He is part of the last generation of intellectuals whose writing was shaped by … Continue reading

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Computing Machinery and Intelligence – Alan Turing (Synopsis)


Abstract Computing Machinery and Intelligence is a seminal paper in the field of artificial intelligence. by Alan Turing. The paper considers the question “can machines think” and sets out a very important idea—through the use of language it is possible … Continue reading

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As You May Think – Vannevar Bush


As You May Think Vannevar Bush (A belief may be larger than a fact) About the Author Vannevar Bush (March 11, 1890 – June 28, 1974) was an American engineer and science administrator. He was known for his work on … Continue reading

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