Due to international conventions and agreements, in which all ships’ personnel who sail internationally are similarly documented by their respective countries, the U. Merchant Marine assigns such duties to the chief steward in the overall rank and command structure of which pursers are not positionally represented or rostered.
Elsden and his colleagues want to explore other ways we can use data that gets collected as we go about our modern lives.
“Can we give people more control over it, make it more ambiguous or playful?
” The team recruited their speed daters on social media and via posters around their university campus.
A week before the event, the participants were sent a form to fill out.
What does your data tell you about yourself, and what does it say to someone else?
What self-tracking data would you put on your profile?
w=300" data-large-file="https://makingdatathings.files.wordpress.com/2014/12/dating3.jpg? w=788&h=305&resize=788,305" data-recalc-dims="1" / We’re all creating more data about our lives, be it on social media or on our smartphones. Would you like to know how late she works or whether he’s a night owl? We’re interested in how using digital technologies to record parts of our lives, so called ‘self-tracking’, reflects our identity.
Nowadays, people even use technology to track themselves and record how active they are, where they’ve been or how well they’ve slept. What stories can you tell about yourself through data you’ve recorded about your life?
ONE Saturday night last year, 11 people went looking for love.