Convergence is the flow of content across multiple media platforms, the corporation between multiple media industries and the migratory behaviour of media industries and media audiences. Sound like a bit of a mouth full right? Don't worry I'll help you break it down. Convergence simply involves media industries, content and the audience. The industries accelerate the flow of media content across… Continue reading Media Convergence
A text is something that we can obviously read and interpret, that can we woven out of words or even images. This is evident in the study of Semiotics, which is the science of signs, that allows an individual to make meaning from signs by the use of either words or images. There are three things that… Continue reading Semiotics in Advertisement
Many individuals are experiencing anxieties in relation to the media and the impact that it could possibly have the person using it. But, are these anxieties justifiable? And should we be feeling this way? Violent video games/Violent videos = violence in children, is a very common anxiety formula that people argue. Why? Well, many people believe… Continue reading Anxieties with Media Audiences
Hello, Hello! I guess you guys already know some basic things about me, but because I'm starting some new BCM classes and it's required that I introduce myself, I thought I should create a blog post that caters to the classes I'm taking! So to kick things off, as you would have figured out by… Continue reading About the Blogger!