Sevcan gives a good news (!): Coming Soon: Blind Guardian!

If your admin of the blog is a person who listens to heavy metal, it must be a honour to write a post about Blind Guardian. While I was checking the biletix web page for the new concerts that I can go to, I saw that Blind Guardian is coming soon. Date :04.05.2011 21:00:00 Venue … Read more

On career change- as essay by Sevcan

The boss was too bad so I decided to be an entrepreneur. Today while I was watching the second part of etohum summit of entrepreneurship, Tuğrul Tekbulut from Logo said this sentence. ?The boss was too bad so I decided to be an entrepreneur.? And I remembered a detail. Last year, so many people changed … Read more

from Global Guerrillas: “Cell Phone Coordination of Open Source Protests” and Cyberculture roundup

JOURNAL: Cell Phone Coordination of Open Source Protests from Global Guerrillas by John Robb Here’s a cool little phone app called Sukey to help people navigate during a protest/riot.  Very useful in avoiding kettling (a slang term for police crowd containment).  Check out the tutorial. What Is Data Privacy Day? [INFOGRAPHIC] from Mashable! by Sarah … Read more

Sevcan reports from the Etohum summit

Today there was Etohum Summit of Entrepreneurs/Teams for 2011. via In total, there were 40 projects and today the first 15 projects were selected. The investors were also there in addition to many students from several universities. The people who could not come to the event due to the weather conditions found chance to watch … Read more

Registering a revolution. Hail to the brave people of Egypt. A roundup.

Egypt: Too soon to analyze, so here?s my outbox from …My heart’s in Accra by Ethan Protesters stop for prayer during January 28th demonstrations in Cairo (possibly 6th October Bridge.) Twitpic posted by @ollywainwright What Role Did Social Media Play in Tunisia, Egypt Protests? from MediaShift As the protests are playing out in the streets … Read more

Erkan’s Field Diary: Top posts of the week and the month

illustration by ben tour photography by gordon nicholas http://www.thetourshow.com/ found in Ben Tour and Gordon Nicholas Top Posts for 7 days ending 2011-01-30 1- A video: Turkish Porn Star Şahin K?s comedy film trailer 2- A video: ?UBRIVO ? PORNO STAR 3- ?Losing My History?: Muhteşem Yüzyıl Provokes Anxiety Among Turkısh TV Viewers 4- Vehbi … Read more

[milli istirahat] Cumhur Bumudur: OBAMA?NIN UÇUŞU

OBAMA?NIN UÇUŞU kaynak Pasaport kontrolünden geçtiğinizde bulunduğunuz ülkeden çıkmış sayılıyorsunuz.  İşler yolunda giderse de bir süre sonra başka bir yerde başka bir kontrol sonrasında yeni bir ülkeye giriş yapıyorsunuz. Karayoluyla yolculuk ediyorsanız bu bir kontrol noktasından diğerine geçerek ülke değiştirme deneyimi, algılarımızla kavranılması daha kolay bir süreç olarak yaşanıyor. Dikenli tellerle çevrelenmiş, askerlerin her an … Read more

A video: The Young Turks Show ?Bring the professors back!?

Student Porn Gets Professors Fired a roundup: The Boston Globe, 2001 from İstanbul Bilgi Üniversitesinde Neler Oluyor? PORN IS HOT COURSE ON CAMPUS PROFESSORS SEEK MEANING BEHIND FLOURISHING MARKET Richard Burt, an English professor at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and host of a provocative Web site, teaches his students about the modern adaptations … Read more

Wikileaks looking for new media partners… a journalism roundup

WikiLeaks looks for more partners while news organisations start to consider in-house submissions? from Editors Weblog – all postings by Emma Heald While WikiLeaks is apparently looking to enlist the help of 60 news organisations around the world to cover the secret US diplomatic memos, New York Times executive editor Bill Keller has written a … Read more

METALHEAD (Part 26)

This week wasn’t that fruitful:) Only, it was good to rediscover Annihilator… album of the week Remains ~ Annihilator erkan’s best of- song 029 Bénabar (live at Nantes) Quatre murs et un toit older stuff Jesu by Jesu special interest Where at Night the Wood Grouse Plays by Empyrium tribute to the ancestors Knocked Out … Read more

Vehbi Görgülü: Seksi bir kenara bıraktım…

foto buradan [E.S.] ?Seksi bir kenara bıraktım, şimdi bulamıyorum.? AKP Genel Başkan Yardımcısı Hüseyin Çelik, 12 Ocak?ta Habertürk?te yayınlanan habere göre alkol satın alma yaşının 24?e çıkarılacağı söylentileri hakkında ?kuyruklu yalan? yorumunu yapmıştı. Çok değil, birkaç hafta sonra ise Arınç alkol kullananlara hitap ederek, ?Her şey onarın arzuları istikametinde, ellerini uzatabilecekleri her yerde alkole ulaşmak … Read more

International Holocaust Remembrance Day was also commemorated in Istanbul… under the shadow of a movie…

Turkey’s Chief Rabbi Izak Haleva (L) and Istanbul Governor Huseyin Avni Mutlu (R) light candles in the memory of holocaust victims during a commemoration on International Holocaust Remembrance Day at Neve Shalom synagogue in Istanbul January 27, 2011.? Read more » REUTERS/Murad Sezer Remembering the Holocaust from Hurriyet Dailynews by HDN This year?s Holocaust commemorations … Read more

antropologi.info: Paperless underclass exposes dark side of Europe – Euro roundup

Paperless underclass exposes dark side of Europe from antropologi.info – anthropology in the news blog by Lorenz Demonstration in Sevilla. Photo: No Border Network, flickr (Draft) “All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights.” These noble words in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights might be true in some distant part … Read more

TARLABASI TOPLUM MERKEZI’nin desteğe ihtiyacı var…

İstanbul Bilgi Üniversitesi Göç Çalışmaları Uygulama ve Araştırma Merkezi (BİLGİ-GÖÇ) olarak sizi Tarlabaşı Toplum Merkezi (TTM) hakkında bilgilendirmek ve mümkünse desteğinizi istemek için rahatsız ediyoruz. Birçoğunuz en azından ismen TTM?yi biliyor. Bazılarınız ise daha önce çeşitli desteklerle TTM?nin bugüne gelmesine katkıda bulundu.  Ancak yine de çok kısa bir hatırlatma yapalım. BİLGİ-GÖÇ tarafından kurulan Tarlabaşı Toplum … Read more

Yarın: SÖZLÜ TARİH KÜLTÜR SANAT ARAŞTIRMALARI SEMİNERİ

SÖZLÜ TARİH KÜLTÜR SANAT ARAŞTIRMALARI SEMİNERİ Sözlü Tarih Kültür Sanat Araştımaları Derneği’nin, İstanbul Bilgi Üniversitesi Avrupa Birliği Enstitüsü desteğiyle hazırladığı Sözlü Tarih Araştırmaları Semineri 29 Ocak 2011, saat 10.00-17.00 arasında gerçekleştirilecektir. Seminer eğitimcileri: Ayşe Gül Altınay Fethiye Çetin Leyla Neyzi Yer: İstanbul Bilgi Üniversitesi Dolapdere Kampüsü, 606 nolu sınıf İletişim bilgileri: info@soz-der.org filiz.mehtap@gmail.com