So following on with the overall topic of the medium is the message, I wanted to see if I could create a post so meta that the post itself could become what the post is about. So here it is, a post with a title so incredibly click-bait-y that is about click bait that you… Continue reading WHAT MARK ZUKERBURG REALLY THINKS ABOUT CLICK BAIT?!?!
The question can be raised, is one guy/girl with a smart phone who happens to be the first person to see and tweet about/document an event a journalist? Well, I think the unanimous answer would be no, he just got lucky and happen to be in the right place at the right time. However if… Continue reading Citizen Journalism
Transmedia, what on earth is this omnipresent quizzical sounding media category? Well it’s actually much simpler than it sounds. Transmedia is when one collective story or information about a fictional universe is spread out over different forms of multimedia. Usually there is an “entry point” where people who are new to that story or universe learn… Continue reading Transmedia & Fandom’s
After carefully choosing which samples go best with others over the course of the week I’ve finally created this completely original (and yet unoriginal, but we’ll get to that) remix/song made in Traktor Pro 2 and recorded live on a Kontrol F1 and S2. So why is it unoriginal? Well all of the samples were… Continue reading Write it, cut it, paste it, save it. REMIX IT!
http://prezi.com/cfd4foy8tkza/?utm_campaign=share&utm_medium=copy Here is a short (but sweet) prezi of a few of the examples of why I think the introduction of technology is effecting us as an audience of media. I assess Facebook, Twitter and drones as recently introduced technologies that have affected us as an audience of media outlets.
This meme was intended to highlight some of the almost ridiculous forms of thinking in today’s modern technology market in terms of the creation of an open platform. Consider this, Apple’s IPhone has always (and probably always will) run IOS, a proprietary software/firmware that basically enables the iPhone to do everything it needs to. Now… Continue reading Closed garden? Gandalf does not understand…