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11/03/2067 : The analog gap

11/03/2067 : The analog gap

Olivier Parent mars 11, 2017 Commentaires fermés sur 11/03/2067 : The analog gap

THERE HAS BEEN A LOT OF TALK ABOUT THE “DIGITALGAP” SEPARATING THOSE WITH EASY ACCESS TO DIGITAL TOOLS FROM THE OTHERS WITHIN A GIVEN TERRITORY. IN A DEMATERIALIZED WORLD, IT IS THE EFFECTIVE EXPERIENCE

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04/17/2066 : Is shopping still a random choice ?

04/17/2066 : Is shopping still a random choice ?

Olivier Parent avril 16, 2016 Commentaires fermés sur 04/17/2066 : Is shopping still a random choice ?

“IN HIS FAMOUS SONG LA BOHÈME, CHARLES AZNAVOUR SANG ABOUT A TIME THAT “ THOSE UNDER 20 CAN’T POSSIBLY UNDERSTAND … ” A time when documents were on paper, and not in electronic form.

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Débat : Images versus Imagination :  a destructive contribution to constructionism – RP

Débat : Images versus Imagination : a destructive contribution to constructionism – RP

Olivier Parent juin 4, 2015 Commentaires fermés sur Débat : Images versus Imagination : a destructive contribution to constructionism – RP

Version française à venir. Abstract This paper describes a pedagogic exercise given to designers to be (1st year), within a communication class. The exercise is only based on the use of 6 given images.

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March 26, 2063 : Is humanity ready for a new Abu Simbel ?

March 26, 2063 : Is humanity ready for a new Abu Simbel ?

Olivier Parent mars 26, 2013 Commentaires fermés sur March 26, 2063 : Is humanity ready for a new Abu Simbel ?

The ancient site of Damas, the cities of New Orleans and Venice, the Easter Island stat- ues, the town of Salzburg and that of Hoi An in Vietnam… The list of the sites belonging

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November 26, 2062 : The Sirens’ Song

November 26, 2062 : The Sirens’ Song

Olivier Parent novembre 26, 2012 Commentaires fermés sur November 26, 2062 : The Sirens’ Song

Without a doubt : Maya’s Food has made itself well known. These last few months the media have obligingly spread a huge publicity campaign which presented an enticing concept : food, bookstore, florist and cyberbar. Maya’s

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March 08, 2062 : Virtual People

March 08, 2062 : Virtual People

Olivier Parent mars 8, 2012 Commentaires fermés sur March 08, 2062 : Virtual People

Artificial intelligence and its many developments are finding a new outlet by coming to the help of cultures which are lost or on the way to extinction. Under the aegis of the UNO, already

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November 11, 2061 : We need you !

November 11, 2061 : We need you !

Olivier Parent novembre 11, 2011 Commentaires fermés sur November 11, 2061 : We need you !

During the second decade of the twenty-first century, the conservationist institutions had to reply to vigorous calls from a part of the planet’s population, in search of the honest truth, all these calls emanating

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February 20, 2060 : Shoot again

February 20, 2060 : Shoot again

Olivier Parent février 20, 2010 Commentaires fermés sur February 20, 2060 : Shoot again

The European police and Gendarmerie are being equipped with new Multi Task Handguns (MTH) : firearms (more specifically projectile-launchers, consisting of ceramic darts fired at high speed), Flashballs and high-voltage incapacitating discharge generators. On default

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