April 13, 2020
Chris Gao, Master Student
Keio University Graduate school of Media Design.
“People who are really serious about software should make their own hardware.”
ABOUT – Born and grew up in Xi’an, China, Chris is now a a second year master’s student at Keio School of Media Design. He received a degree of bachelor in Journalism at University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2016. Before moving to Tokyo, he worked in an internet company focusing on content creation in Beijing for two years.
Chris is a Mavens who loves to check out new hardware and software and be an early adopter. Watching tech review videos is always fun. Writing, Photography and video-making is his way to output ideas and thoughts. He believes that people are living in an age where information is often overload. All endless news-feeds in social media are challenging everyone’s digital literacy and it is something new for people to deal with cognitive surplus. You are what you read (on the smartphone). The way to solve problem caused by new tech, is newer tech.