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Today I accomplished some more research. I still ave lots more to do. What has been difficult for me is trying to explain things in a way that others will understand. I grew up around cows and food safety but I realize that not everyone has. So far there have been no major problems.
Final Project Quick wr
I want to do my project on how social media has changed human relationships (romantic, familial, and friendly) I am planning on using Prezi to present. I am going to do online research and conduct personal interviews. Materials: my laptop The purpose of this project is to discover how human relationships have changed and if there is anything that can be done to reverse any negative effects...
I’m still in the researching phase of my literature review paper. I’m having a tough time deciding whether to do it on digital litereacy or digital advertising/marketing. The hardest part of the paper is finding scholarly articles and finding the time to work on the paper. Tonight I will definietly set aside two hours for research and making an outline. Tomorrow I will finish the...
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According to Brown foreign policy can’t be the same. Governments must pay attention to the bloggers who are writing about the problems of the world. This generation is the first with the power to organize globally to solve the problems of the world because we can communicate with the global society on a grand scale. This our generation’s great project. Brown’s ideas are realistic...
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The article “What Defines a Meme” compares memes to genetics. The article states that memes are a cultural evolution. The author connects the evolution and replication of memes to the evolution of genes. The author also states that ideas evolve other ideas and that the same is true for genetics.
Copywright/Authenticity laws Quick Write
read-write versus read-only culture 1945 Supreme Court ruling: The doctrine protecting land in the sky has no place in the modern world. There was no common sense. public domain broadcasting: BMI technology is reviving the read-write culture. kids are reviving it right now (Anime, Remix, etc.) Remixing something to say things differently is not piracy. It is how we think. Every single use of...
In the last few weeks I have earned that people have the same wants and needs as we always have, but we are learning to express those wants and needs in different ways then we have before. We want to have connections with people but instead of having human interactions, we connect on social media. Researchers have examined how many “friends” the average facebook user has and how that...
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I feel very empowered when interacting online. I have the power to determine who sees my profiles, who I am “friends” with, what pictures/information about me are/is posted, and how I act online. I can delete any posts, comments, or photos that I make or people make on my statuses or wall. I can also report anyone who cyberbullies me or anyone else for that matter.
Are people really who they say they are? How can it be known if soeone is being authentic or fake? Are peolpe who they think they are? In Charles Cooley’s The Looking Glass Self, it is stated that people act how they think that other people think they should act. Research has shown that this theory extends to people’s lives on the internet. For instance, in the online world of Second...
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A person’s digital footprint is the trail they leave when interacting with their digital environment (television, computer, etc). I was a little curious to see what my digital footprint was so I googled myself. Apparently their are tons of other people out there with my name. When I googled myself I could not find anything belonging to me personally because there are so many other peole with...
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Social Media is an integral part of life today. I have both a Facebook and Twitter account. My twitter account is newer than my Facebook account and I do not use it as much. When I recieve a friend request my immediate thought is “Who is this person?” If the answer is no, then I automatically delete their request. My profiles are is an accurate reflection of who I am offline because on...
The only way to determine your limits is to go beyond them