Category Archives: ABC Hungry Beast

#NET102 – Internet and Everyday Life

Yes, I know… it’s been a while between pitstops. But, in my defence, my last post was about the creation of a web site for my previous unit of study… boy, did that take up my last twelve weeks! I … Continue reading

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#MED104 – ‘The People Formerly Known as the Audience’ by Jay Rosen (2006, June 27).

TUTOR: This is a fun reading… but let’s put our critical reading glasses on again. Do we agree with Rosen that the ‘shift in platforms’ has led to a ‘shift in power’? Or is the relationship between text/audience/producer and power … Continue reading

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WEB101 – Official Thread: Thinking about the Web

Official Thread: Thinking about the Web The ‘intangible’ nature of much of the technology that we use when we access the Web has led to a wide variety of metaphors being used to describe our interactions there.  Indeed, even that … Continue reading

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