Distorx tries to question aesthetic stereotypes and forms that exist nowadays by distorting the meaning and original use to produce a different critical effect utilizing basic photographic elements like photography, photocopies and a a small scanner. A project by Ciler
Photography by Flora Borsi
Fictional bottle design for Northcoast Brewer by Taylor Goad
Recent events have highlighted, underlined and bolded the fact that the United States is performing blanket surveillance on any foreigner whose data passes through an American entity — whether they are suspected of wrongdoing or not. This means that, essentially, every international user of the internet is being watched, says Mikko Hypponen. An important rant, wrapped with a plea: to find alternative solutions to using American companies for the world’s information needs.
As computer access expands, Mikko Hypponen asks: What’s the next killer virus, and will the world be able to cope with it? And also: How can we protect digital privacy in the age of government surveillance?
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