Twitter. What is it? Well as Twitter puts it, “Twitter is a service for friends, family, and coworkers to communicate and stay connected through the exchange of quick, frequent messages” (Twitter, 2016). Through Twitter, people are able to post and share ‘Tweets”, a message “… which may contain photos, videos, links and up to 140 […]Read more "Planet of the Bots"
So. Pokemon. Or as some people may NOT know it? Pokuto Monsuto (Japanese). Or Pocket Monsters. Even though all these names are epic, we mostly know the craze as Pokemon. What began as a video game for the original Game boy (developed by Game Freak and published by Nintendo), has grown to mammoth proportions, with trading […]Read more "The Impressive CV of Pokemon"
So… As we all know, media is all around us. And as per my site “slogan”, Media is a hell of a drug. Rapid advances in technology have enabled the workings of citizen journalism. But what is it? Well.. Sit back and relax as you read through information sourced from a heap of sites and […]Read more "Citizen Journalism Gazette"
#1 Source: http://henryjenkins.org/2007/03/transmedia_storytelling_101.html Henry Jenkins website offers many insights into the distribution of content for my digital artifact, particularly with ‘Transmedia Storytelling 101”. The page within Jenkins’ website is an indispensable tool in the convergence of media to my blog http://www.asseenbysean.wordpress.com In his article, Jenkins explains that Transmedia storytelling “… represents a process where integral […]Read more "ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY"
Music. With the help of technological expansion, music has left the analog realm for its counterpart, the digital realm. It’s mind blowing to comprehend the context in which music was placed in the past. It wasn’t even 30 years ago that in order to produce studio quality music one would not only have to fork […]Read more "Enter the music."
The story of Dash and Dot is one of magic and wonder, beginning with a fatherly chap named Vikas Gupta. Gupta was spending some much-needed time with his children after leaving Google in 2012. Now on this particular occasion, he was observing the explorative ways of his youngsters when he realised that there just wasn’t […]Read more "Dash and Dot (a not so Morse code)"
What does Morpheus mean by the item in your pocket has the power to change the world? Well, I guess the first question for that would be: for the better, or for the worse? Upon the realisation that the item is your mobile phone, I’ll ask you this. What can it do? Well, not only […]Read more "Journalist? What is this word?"