Every so often something floats by in the river of news that disjoints you. One moment, you see the world this way – the next, you don’t.
Michael Wesch, a professor at Kansas State University is someone who keeps whacking my head in a totally thought-provoking way. First there was The Machine is Us/ing Us. Then Information R/evolution and now, A Vision of Students Today.
The thing about Prof. Wesch’s digital ethnography is how it both rings true and jars us out of our humdrum mindsets: technology changes everyone, including the technologists.