What are the interfaces of black boxed digital tools? How might digital tools be leveraged for purposes different than what they were designed for — specifically for building community and promoting collectivity?
Lab: Make assemblages of digital tools for protest and / or foster care.
Tools used: If This Then That
- We will use the IFTTT app during lab. If you are willing, please install IFTTT on your phone before class.
- Geoffrey A Fowler, “Meet the Internet’s Best Productivity Tool: If this then that; Better Known as IFTTT, the Simple Service that Makes Your Favorite Apps Work Together is the Geek World’s Best-Kept Secret.” Wall Street Journal (Online) (June 1, 2016).