Satire can be sued!? Satire of content is able to be sued for devaluing the original idea… I find this information unsettling and unfair due to the fact that it is in place to censor unpopular opinions; hence disabling people from sharing opinions that are not liked. As stated in my previous blog post, My […]Read more "Is this copyrighted??"
I approached this task in a unique light, attempting to help listeners to grasp a greater insight to long plane rides overseas. The reason I have chosen to explore this aspect of travel, is due to the fact that I travel a lot in order to see my American family in California. This sound […]Read more "MEDA101 Assignment 2: Sound project"
What is remix culture? This is the notion that almost everything is a remix of something else. It may be a plot to a movie or book, a song, or just about anything else. Whether subconsciously or not, whilst the brain is coming up with ideas, many of them have spawned from a previous artefact/idea. […]Read more "Everything is a remix"
Collective Intelligence (CI) is a main form of sharing information online and modifying certain images or stories in order to receive as much attention as possible, creating communities around certain articles and information. Meme warfare interlaces with CI, as it is widely used as a medium in order for individuals to make a collective statement, […]Read more "Distributed propaganda shaped by memes"
Though I regularly spend hours scrolling through my Facebook feed, posting on Twitter and Instagram, and watching pointless videos on YouTube, these media sites can barely be called alternative, as they are very much mainstream. In saying this, there are small, alternative sites in which I do occasionally engage in. One alternative media site I engage […]Read more "Trajectories of convergence"
Wall E is a very popular animated movie of a dystopian human world, in which society lives in space. These humans are all seen to be obese, unable to lift their own weight when they are needed to do so. What I believe therefore corresponds to this, is the fact that they all have a […]Read more "Can screens be the cause of obesity?"
VIA imgur Semiotics are a way to communicate messages through images. They are used for the purpose of being shared with an audience and creating a critical thought process within the audience’s minds. They are shared through the medium of the internet for the furthest reach to viewers, in order to get the message attempting […]Read more "Poor VS Rich… How do semiotics convey this?"