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Terranova’s essay emphasizes the increasingly blurry boundaries between work and leisure which arise as a consequence of the expansion of the internet and advent of new media. The blurriness of these frontiers is an overarching theme in this course and can be linked to Manovich’s discussion of interfaces — how we use the browser to search people’s profiles on Facebook while simultaneously doing research on a paper topic. The blurriness arises from the continuous movement and access to information, which is also addressed by Thrift. In Movement-Space, he states that “through cycles of calculation, observation and projection, we are individuals moving around connected to other people but not necessarily forming a group identity.” By always having access to information, it is becoming harder and harder to “switch off” completely and stop working.