Throughout this semester we have obviously been required to regularly blog about the weekly topics. Public writing and research never came easy to me. Throughout my high school years, resources and research were spoon fed to us as students. Being at university that drastically changed. Throughout the two years (well almost two years) of this communications and media degree I can definitely see how far I have come as a researcher and blogger. Continue reading
Today’s world is seen to be run by our mobile devices. Everywhere you turn, on the bus, train, or even walking along the side walk, you are bound to find people staring down into a mobile device. Continue reading
For a very long time I have loved the idea of working out, living a healthy lifestyle and changing the way I go about my day to day habits/activities. But I’m also obsessed with following a large group of opinion leaders on social media, who have a significant influence on the fitness industry. Continue reading
For this weeks blog post I will be talking about my stepfathers memories and experiences with television when he was growing up. For the sake of his privacy, he does not wish to be pictured, but only named for this weeks blog post. Continue reading
Now before you think that this post is about texting and driving, it isn’t, never would I ever think to hold my phone while in the drivers seat of my car.
But my car still played a significant role in the destruction of my phone which I use frequently for my media space. It holds all of my social media apps like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, you name it, like any other regular smart phone out on the market. Continue reading
For this research project I asked the question “How can the media change the way it influences its audience (both men and women) by introducing new ways to look at body image?”. Some of my main objectives were to look at: Continue reading
Online shopping has been a continuously growing phenomenon, especially within countries that have a well-developed infrastructure for marketing activities over the internet.
The development and improvement of technology over the years has helped with easier and faster internet surfing. Today you can access the internet on PCs, web TVs, mobile phones, tablets etc (Keng Kau, E. Tang and Ghose, 2003). Continue reading