Robert Herian

Robert Herian is Lecturer in Law at the Open University.
Welcome to the shitshow

Welcome to the shitshow

‘Next time you go to the bathroom, there's a reasonable chance the person in the cubicle next to you is scrolling through Instagram’, reported HuffPost in 2017.  Equally, Wired describe a very near future, in which ‘sensors might be embedded in your toilet bowl....

One Token, Two Sides: Data Dysphoria & Fantasies of Control

One Token, Two Sides: Data Dysphoria & Fantasies of Control

New data horizons Cyberspace, as a shared dimension but unequal community, is in a moment of unease and alienation over the ways and means of data creation, dissemination and preservation, including methods of storage on- and offline. Communication and circulation of...