February 21, 2017 AT 11:00 am
Benjamin Grosser’s Go Rando Turns Your Emotional Profile on Facebook into Noise #ArtTuesday
Those little Facebook reaction icons—the
love heart, “like,” smiley, shocked smiley, etc.—do more than just let you show interest (or otherwise) in something in your feed. They let Facebook harvest all kinds of data on you, as it does when you tag photos, “like” pages, even the words you type. Go Rando, a new web browser extension by artist Ben Grosser—created as part of the Blinding Pleasures exhibition at London’s Arebyte Gallery—is shaking things up a bit when it comes to Facebook getting accurate data from those reactions. It does this by intercepting your click every time you hit “like” and then choosing one of the various six reactions icons for you at random.
Read more from
Cretors or Benjamin Grosser’s site and see more from benjamin grosser on vimeo
Join 6,000+ makers on
Adafruit’s Discord channels and be part of the community! http://adafru.it/discord
CircuitPython in 2018 – Python on Microcontrollers is here!
Have an amazing project to share? Join the SHOW-AND-TELL every
Wednesday night at 7:30pm ET on Google+ Hangouts.
Join us every Wednesday night at 8pm ET for
Ask an Engineer!
Follow Adafruit on Instagram for top secret new products, behinds the scenes and more https://www.instagram.com/adafruit/ Maker Business — Aquarium troubles: the cost of iteration and troubleshooting with a manufacturers abroad Wearables — Plastic gem know-how Electronics — Counting Pin Numbers Biohacking — Exploring Our Inner Reality : Entopic Visions Python for Microcontrollers — CircuitPython 3.0.0 Release Candidate 0 released!
Get the only spam-free daily newsletter about wearables, running a "maker business", electronic tips and more! Subscribe at
No comments yet.
Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.