An Animated History Of Our Privacy Expectations


In the wake of the latest WikiLeaks dump putting the world on notice that the CIA has found a way to hack into homes through TVs and personal devices, it’s likely not a few of us are wondering if privacy can really exist in a world where we are continuously connected. Animator Matthias Hoegg directed these sequences “for co-director Callum Cooper’s D&AD Yellow Pencil winning documentary series ‘The Power of Privacy’ for The Guardian. The series explores the potential as well as the limits of privacy today. The animations establish the historical context and key themes for each episode of the series.”

There are 0 comments

Video Shows Venetian Restaurant Service Continuing in Midst of Flood

Flooding is almost an annual occurrence in the beautiful Italian city, and its citizens and visitors are learning how to take it in stride.

Dig These Oddball Houseboats Made of Airplanes, Tractors, Buses and Ambulances

Formerly homeless eccentric Englishman Hamish McKenzie likes to think of himself as a "boat renovator"...

The Fascinating Story of How One Invention Changed Everything in Japan

This short explainer provides some background on one of Japan's most iconic mechanical engineering accomplishments.

Why Does Repeatedly Telling Obvious Lies Work So Well in Politics?

"For leaders like Trump and Putin, telling big lies isn't about persuasion -- it's about power." So states this explainer from Vox.