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09_communities project

(online communities)



what is a 'online community'?



the vs a o-c? are there more? is there just one?


what makes a comunity?



did communities fail



communities == target audience?


'a product or a service' materiell or immatreiall 'thing'






communication
person
privacy is not the solution -( ohh. we are going to loose our privacy!...
	slavoj zisek: "so what!"
	
conclusion: privacy is unnecassry. irrelevant.



communties unify a common goal
communities unify a common need.


com-munity 
com-unication
com-muter
com-puter.

com- munio''  coming - together. meeting person person. instance - instacne. 
direkt- in.. -direkt.



angesichtich. (personal- comm.
mediate

human - human
human - medium - human
		( of courec. one could arge. human- human is also mediated by a medium (da-zwischen)
		
substitute (human, brain)



mediate communcation. kanal. entropie. das rauschen der systeme.

"how can i be sure the 'ohter one' understands me.)
	- (rad. konstruktiv. luhmann . systemm. 2nd order cybernectic.)
	
		the blind spot.
		
observing one action, but i cannot observe myself.
observing the observing of the action, but i cannot observe myself.
observing the observing the observing of the action, but i cannot observe myself.
observing the observing the observing the observing of the action, but i cannot observe myself.
observing the observing the observing the observing the observing of the action, but i cannot observe myself.
observing the observing the observing the observing the observing the observing of the action, but i cannot observe myself.
observing the observing the observing the observing the observing the observing the observing of the action, but i cannot observe myself.
observing the observing the observing the observing the observing the observing the observing the observing of the action, but i cannot observe myself.
observing the observing the observing the observing the observing the observing the observing the observing the observing of the action, but i cannot observe myself.
		
...

	the blind spots
		
		
		
		
		
		
		
		
		
		
		
		
		
		


extenting. upgrading. adding (-existing project)-
brain-storm.
cranium-tempest.



ziel: konzeptionelles und reflektierendes arbeiten im sozialen kontext 
aim:  conceptual and reflectional work in (a)(the) socail context






ego
narciss-community -(project)//////---------


hand in hand together, gazing at a common goal (this is true love) {slavoj zizek}



"i only like people like me"
(self)(verb)(other)(comparison)(self)

(other)(verb)(self)(comparison)(other)
"people only like me like them
they only like people like themselves



one self and only one self, but: not alone

not alone: live wastes


"(psychological process narciss(sm)..
self-realisation, self-construction, self-observing: becoming human.

"a place, people you like, people like you, people likes you..."



mirrored sunglasses, worn the other way round. .



temp, spat, langua. displacment. infusion.

likce eliza (weizenbaums doctor), only better, bigger!. only you!

improve youself (your social life)!
became a better person!
became someone different!

	(become somebody, somewhere, sometime)(become anybody, anywhere, anytime)

loose yourself!
you only find yourself in someone else!


/ ///////////////////////






communcation. kanal. knoting kanals to networks. 
technological media dispositiv. communcication
mediatet

mediation = ubergang (transgress )from one media to anaother
			fraktion, refraction. (light . from air to glas. from air to water. etc)
			
			we change directions. not the same river, && not the same person.../
			
			
			
			
			
			
			
			
			










minimal community (1) narciss-narcoss

voaua/com.unity

osterweiterung_/-culture on the border..-forum

gnutella/p2p community hacking

visualisation of existing (community) structures (making the invisible visible)
project about communities instead project with communities






what is a community?

communities constists of person, interests, goals.
communities are goal-oriented
society is the community of communities.


communites communicate.
computer communicated communication

communication which medium. the medium restricts the message.

angesichtliche (face-to-face):		language{sound}, 	mimik, motion{bild},   gleichzeitig, gleich-ortig. -dialog, inter-action

.._




reduction to text. extreme reduktion text

(again. form. + 'meaning'. "but what exactliy do you want to say?"



involving the user. providing a form. fill out. expand. empry vessel. structure.
connect. konnetktivsim, connect communities. create.







exkurs 1:   (
community- 
			creating
			serving (slaving)
			hacking
			
			
	)
	
	
	
	
	
(_____________
	
	narciss-narcose
	NARCiSS-NARCOSE
	
	which community? you.
	
		(you are not alone)__________(i am here with you)
		
		happyness alone:
		alone: live wastes the anonymous user.
		alone: live wastes you.
		
		room of reflections
		world of mirrors.
		
		"how can i know, there are other thinking people. or: the world as i
		see is constructed by myself.
		
		standards of society. morality && law.
		
		
		
		_____________________)
		
	
	
	(MUKAZKO).(COM)
	m”kŒzkż.żm
	
	cooperative relationship visualisation
	
	community hacking impliciert
	
	
	in-formation vs ex-formation?
		is the author lying or telling the truth?
		is there only one truth? no.
		
		
	
	how to describe/visualise relationships? how does it actualy look like?
	how to descripe person?
		text. 
		ego-search
		logins (when, where)
		activity (last, how often)
		written what? auhtored
		opposed
		
	how can i make connection? write?
	
	
	
	what can i do? can i make connections?
		make
		make stronger 		(confirm, afirm)
		make weaker 		(dis-firm
		destroy?
		
		
	who said what in which context to whom in which channel with what effect?		
	activity hit-list. (who said what?)
	
	
	which community? 
		writer - reader
		mukazko-people, 
		(digital) gossip (oh my go-d!!)
		offensive
		
		

		O-----------------O+++++++++++++++0
		
		
	what	
		
		
	
	szenarios
	
		1: (nice one)
		
		
		
		
		
		()
		
		
		
		
		  ()  () ( ) ())(())((
		  
		  
		  
		  excourse1:
		  	generatif-networks. media = constructed enviornment = codifiziert = digital =
		  														       __________
		  		machinell lesbar. readable - - - writeable. input --> /_process_/|   --> output
 																	  |_________|/
		  													cirular self-ref.
		  													cyb of cyb (2nd o. c..)
		  													
		  													
		  													
		  													
		  													
		  									(learn 1 kultŸrliche and 1 natŸrliche langage)
		  									
		  									
		  									
		  									
		  									
		  									
		  									natural		-	natŸrlich
		  									cultural	-   kultŸrlich
		  									artficial	-	kŸnstliche?
		  									
		  									
		  									
		  									
		  				:::::.:_
		  				
		  				
		  				/
		  				
		  				
		  				
		  				transgression. from (designer/artist) 1st order to (designer/artist) 2nd order.
		  				
		  					cybernetes. steersman. controlling.
		  					/./
		  					
		  					
		  					
		  				
		  					
		  					
		  					
		  					
		  					
		  					
		  					
		  					.....
		  					
		co-adaptiv community visualisation method (tool)
		
		
		
		
		
		
		
		
		
		
		
		
		make a szenario!
		tell a story!
		
		
		
		/
		
		
		
		
		
		
		
		
		what is it?
		what do i want to achieve?
		who is going to use it?
		how will it be used?
		when will you react?
		how can you react?
		what can i do? what can i not do?
		restriction/borders?
		maximum openness/necessary closeness?
		if 'everybody' can do 'anything' what will happen: 'anything' to 'nothing'
		
		
		
		tension of usage./
		
		
		
		representation: (what?)
			persons, people		(non-specifiy, no personal features) 	--  name
			connections between people
			spannungsfelder (tension fields)
			
			co-operative, co-adaptive description
			
			
			
			who says who
			
			
			///./
			
			_____________ ___ ____________
			communication vs. immunication
			_____________ ___ ____________
			______ _____________ ___ _______ ____________
			online communication vs. offline immunication
			______ _____________ ___ _______ ____________
			
			
			
			
			represented community 	(community 1st order)
			representing community 	(community 2nd order)
			
			
			
			2nd becames 1st, from aspect of  3rd (of course)
			
			
		
		n-dimesions :: what is connected with what?
		what does a conection actually 'mean'?
		
		
	(	make a connection
		draw a distinction	)
		
		
		
		
		
		
		
		
		
		
		
		
		
		
		
		
		description via:
			
							text		(words, sentences, utterances, ...)
							/
							textures 	(connections)
							
							
							
							strings (fŠden) 2-dimensionl (2 ends, 1 between)
							strings connect
							strings weben
							
							
							punkt -> verbindung -> punkt
							punkte -> verbindungen -> punkte
							netzwerk = verbindungen.
							
							
							
							visualisiern the network
							
							lets net work
							lets njetwork
							
							networking people
							njetwrking people
							
							
							
							
							
							
							
							
							!_/«''''Ô\_! 8supersymmetriq9
							
							
							
							
							
							
							
					
					(usp unique selling proposition____________________/-----------?)
					
					
					community aspect?
					community experience?
					what brings people together?
					what is relevant? -important?
					how will people use it?
					
					
					
							
				
				
							
							
	symbolic network..:








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