Author: emilio

Our Existence Online is Perpetual and Fleeting

In early 2019, when a tornado swept through Havana up to Regla on October 10th, mobile data was the primary resource many used to set up support networks, send solidarity messages and coordinate humanitarian efforts. It was a beautiful, authentic and natural act. The number of Internet users has grown since then. As a result, many spheres of everyday life have moved to the digital space and taken on new shapes and dynamics. Furthermore, COVID-19 has shaken the pillars that gave our daily lives meaning, or what was our daily life anyway. Restricted movement and invisible danger has made...

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La existencia en Internet: perpetua y efímera

Desde 2018, los datos móviles se han convertido en un recurso para articularse en Cuba, comunicarse y coordinar acciones humanitarias. Desde entonces ha crecido la cantidad de usuarios conectados. Como consecuencia, muchas esferas de la vida cotidiana han migrado hacia el espacio digital y asumido otras dinámicas.

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