Subscription-based streaming of tourist locales for private consumption on wall size screens

Idea: Subscription-based live streaming of tourist locales for private consumption on wall size screens. One way remote, beach-side, famous or whatever tourist location-based businesses can make money is to have a multi-camera live video and audio recording of whatever view they have of their locale (and ambience produced) and then broadcast it live to subscribers […]

Two ideas for new consumer technologies

1) Idea behind technology: Nationalistic Singstar editions. Names: Singstar Australia Day Edition, Singstar Independence Day Edition, etc. these are only examples, as each national market would have its own particular name. Description: Sony can tap into the affects of the popularist nationalism. A Singstar disk installment that collects all the popular pop and folk anthems […]

production of possibilities

I am writing the next lecture for the unit Consumer Culture to be delivered on Thursday and I have been thinking about Lazzarato’s event-based conception of consumption and the relation between consumers and worlds. I found these great store displays while doing the weekly shop yesterday that’ll hopefully allow me to discuss the aesthetics of […]