Tag: Donna Haraway

Cyborg Barbie

In the podcast Our Quantified Cyborg selves, there is an interesting idea that the Fitbit might be a another sign that humans are becoming cyborgs. And it is interesting comparing the ideas of Cyborg Manifesto with the implied possibilities of the Fitbit. The preferred future for some, would be the possibility of better health as a result of biology merging…

Cyborg Group: B

To begin, lets discuss what a cyborg is exactly. Well, a cyborg is a part human, part machine. The big question is are we all cyborgs? Lets come back to that question in a bit. Let’s start with personal tracking. Everyone uses personal tracking for themselves and mostly for self-improvement. Some examples of personal tracking include, fit bit, smartphone, g-mail…