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Kathrin Stumreich and Philip Leitner in the digital museum in progress: www.mip.at/en/digital-mip/raising-flags/stumreich-leitner

The Graphic Processing Unit (GPU) in the computers of online exhibition visitors calculates "Chipland" and thereby creates a digital territory. Using JavaScript, the visitors' GPUs are read in real-time, rendering a flag with the name of the respective chip manufacturer.

Materials: Flag with GPU designation, Chipland rainbow, Barbie font, Tagcloud, ASML machine, Wafer