Friday, March 12, 2010

Mega-Desk: Art imitating Life

The Office from March 11th, 2010 Season 6. Episode Title "St. Patrick's Day" Dwight builds himself a multi-screen desk in the same week that I visit a Santa Barbara office for some ethnographic observation.

Thursday, February 4, 2010

Number 1 Viral Video = Blurry Workspace Media

It is strange that a blurry image of a person looking at pornographic pictures would capture so much viral interest. Perhaps there is something about the way it unifies workers around a common practice.

Wednesday, December 2, 2009

Serena Williams Tweet

"Okay, so I know that a lot of you are at work! Do you all sneak on twitter on your phones or use your work computers? Do you get in trouble?"
-Serena Williams Twitter

Tuesday, December 1, 2009

Hardly Working at College Humor

The show seems to be set in the college humor offices. This is an interesting statement about the nature of the collaborative process for workspace media content.

Monday, November 30, 2009

Cyber Monday

It strikes me that the holiday shopping that takes place on Cyber Monday is a very early example of workspace media. Why wait until Monday when you are back to work to start shopping? Because of faster computers and secure lines?

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Muppets using Workspace Media

Latest viral video shows Muppets using workspace media. Pay attention to the end.

Wednesday, November 18, 2009