Curiosity, packaging, and the economics of surprise

19th February 2012

Franck Cochoy on how packaging implements a triple economy … of curiosity, desire and surprise. Read More

When the voluntary sector worked for the state

19th February 2012

Daniel Weinbren looks at what lessons have been learnt in the 100 years since the National Insurance Act. Read More

How can you see money moving?

19th February 2012

Bill Maurer on the shift toward the use of the mobile phone as a financial channel, and a route to financial formalization Read More

Call for papers: The Lived Logics of Database Machinery

19th February 2012

Interesting looking conference from new journal Computational Culture Read More