Category Archives: BCM 112

Citizen Journalism’s ‘special guest’

Here is my soundcloud podcast for Citizen Journalism. On my take of a generic morning breakfast program, I was able to lure in a very.. very special guest. Check it out! Advertisements

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Bro, that is so tweet.

And this is why the #hashtag is so useful, as it allows users to collaborate remarkable amounts on information whilst being limited to such a short character count. This small prefix allows a user to construct their own online identity … Continue reading

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Craft and Digital Making | The Hologram

This weeks lecture was captivating to say the least, with the concept of ‘physical to digital’ then ‘digital to physical’ leaving endless room for interpretation. Delving into the possibilities, I considered the digital resurrection of past music artists such as Tupac … Continue reading

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Transmedia Storytelling | The Lord of the Rings

Transmedia storytelling is a fascinating topic, one that I thoroughly enjoyed this week.  I found a correlation between transmedia and J.R.R Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings, so for this instalment I have attempted a Prezi based on my understanding of the … Continue reading

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You put the beat in the coconut and (Rip/Mix/Burn) it all up.

“To combine or edit existing materials to produce something new” – Kirby Ferguson. Kirby Ferguson uses this phrase to describe the word remix in his video series; Everything is a Remix. He explores the idea that remixing is a “folk … Continue reading

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Please, just be my audience?

Will you be my audience? Now what a great topic to discuss! I’ll be looking at how convergent technology and modern forms of media shape the way in which we view the news, and indeed the world around us – … Continue reading

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Tinder – Generative or Closed Platform?

So take a stance. A media platform which encourages the average male to seek confidence in an often perverted alter ego, fueled by the idea that they’re completely anonymous and free from an omniscient techno terrorist. A platform where contentment … Continue reading

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