Tag Archives: Social Networks

Can the #blogosphere be seen as a revitalising influence on the #publicsphere ? #WEB206

                TUTOR: Do you agree with the suggestion in Walker’s article (last week’s readings) that the blogosphere can be seen as a revitalising influence on the public sphere? And, in tandem with this: … Continue reading

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Is the #function of traditional #mass-media and so-called #personal-media different? #WEB206

TUTOR: In what way do you see the function of traditional mass-media and so-called personal media as being different? MY RESPONSE: The function of traditional mass media and personal media are increasingly becoming aligned. As Lüders recognised in 2008, it was important … Continue reading

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#WEB206 – What do you use? How do you organise stuff you find on the net?

TUTOR: What do you use? Do you use Delicious? Weebly? RSS? How do you organise stuff you find on the net? Or are you like me and just have masses of bookmarks that you cannot make sense of? MY RESPONSE: … Continue reading

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#NET102 – Everyday life and intimacy for teens

TUTOR: Let’s talk about the Pascoe reading. This reading takes us beyond online dating agencies and cybersex, into the realm of everyday life and intimacy. How do youths growing up with the Internet form and conduct relationships these days? Do … Continue reading

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#NET102 – Module 1.1 : MUSIC

TUTOR: “What impact has the Internet had on the way music is consumed, discovered and distributed these days?” MY RESPONSE: I hope to articulate my answer to this question from my own experience with music and the Internet over the … Continue reading

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WEB101 – Activity: Introducing Twitter

Official Thread – Activity: Introducing Twitter Do you have any questions about what Twitter is and how it works? How did you go with the exercise? MY RESPONSE: I find that Twitter is a great way to keep in touch … Continue reading

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