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by Sarah Zupko

9 Dec 2007

Nothing says holiday gift like a personality test in a book, or box in this case, that can reduce your every nuance to an easily classifiable genre type. No, that’s not a bit of music criticism or even a swipe at Hue Are U?, just a recognition that these types of products are ultimately designed to be fun gifts for co-workers and casual friends. The interesting twist on this personality test is that it plays off color cards, appealing to our visual side, unlike the vast majority of text based personality quizzes. Pick your color faves and dislikes and find out not just who you are, according to the helpful box, but also what motivates you and how others see you. Man, couldn’t we all have used this in high school? I can see many a wasted study hall or water cooler break absorbed in this set. Are you a Thinker, Humanitarian, Pioneer, Builder or something else altogether? Hue Are U? will “tell” you.

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Considering Twitter: An Interview with App Artist Nora Reed

// Moving Pixels

"Twitter is a place where bots prevail. And where they don't rule, people, acting like bots, rule. This uneasy person-bot rapprochement offers a fertile space for artistic exploration.

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