gadget_logo_lowGadget is a slang used to define small technological tools or devices that have a single purpose or innumerable specific functions. MP3 players, PDAs, smartphones and other pocket tools are called gadgets. The common aspects between these devices – such as portability, data interchange, integration of a greater system- and its possible consequences – consumerism, independent production, collaboration and unpredictability – are some of the issues mentioned in I <3 MY GADGET.

Also in this edition: the article Tudo Dominado: The global peripheral eletronic music by Ronaldo Lemos, hidden tracks by  Bonitinho&Ordinário / Antartist and an interview with  U.S. artist Raphael Montañez Ortiz about portable museums and virtual reality.