Data, Algorithms, and the Pursuit of Privacy

Analyzing the morality and ethics surrounding any major issue is something I always try to take into consideration because I believe this frame of mind fulfills a utilitarian objective. As an example, I’ve explored the concept of morality and whether it can be present in the context of a business monopoly on this very blog […]

Internet Streaming Providers: Cable Cutters And Binge Watching

House of Cards, Orange Is The New Black, Arrested Development, Game of Thrones, The Wire, The Sopranos, True Detective and many more.  What do these shows have in common? These are just a few of the original series that are produced by internet streaming media providers (Netflix and HBO Go in this case).  In their […]

Movies, Media, and Instant Access

On page 38 of Wheeler Winston Dixon’s, “Streaming: Movies, Media, and Instant Access,” Dixon references Director Christopher Nolan’s unique dedication to protecting class production techniques. “Remarkably,” Dixon writes, “Nolan remains resolutely opposed to digital production, but what is even more remarkable is that whenever he does publicity for one of his new films, he spends […]