T, E. D. is an art installation that renders text from social media to voice, spoken through 80 Teddy Ruxpin dolls. Here’s more detailed info from the artist Sean Hathaway’s site, including a synopsis and explanation of the set up and programming. You have to see this video:
Opening paragraph of “You DO like reading off a computer screen” from Content: Selected Essays on Technology, Creativity, Copyright and the Future of the Future by Cory Doctorow
If I had written this essay, it would be my manifesto—or something like it. Still, I’ll adopt it as best I can. Read on to see if Doctorow convinces you.