Nair, Lekhaa A
Lekhaa Nair is Honours graduate from Monash University (Australia) in the field of Media and Communications. Her dissertation investigates self-tracking technology’s potential to act as a technology of datafication and control. She has a keen interest in new media, focusing on AI, human-computer interaction and data, and is currently pursuing further research into datafication and its impacts on intimacy.
Articles“Man has, as it were, become a kind of prosthetic God. When he puts on all his auxiliary organs he is truly magnificent; but those organs have not grown on to him and they still give him much trouble at times” (Freud 37-39).Introduction and Background Self-tracking is not a new phenomenon. For...Read more