Author: Ervin Gryglicky

stopinfantmortality is a blog devoted to new technologies in the media and everything that will be an interesting topic to write on my blog.
New Media

What is New Media

New media doesn’t necessarily refer to a specific mode of communication. Some types of new media, such as an online newspaper, are also “old media” in the form of a traditional printed newspaper. Other new media are entirely new, such as a podcast or smartphone app. It becomes even more complicated to define when you […]



Most everyone thinks that media technologies are neutral, meaning that they are mere carriers or conduits for the content. In other words, we mostly assume that the media technologies are the “form” through which we receive the “content,” such as the information, the images, the messages, and so on. Yet, as in the history of […]

B.Tech Electronics

B.Tech Electronics & Media Technology

What is BTech Electronics and Media Technology? Bachelor of Technology in Electronics and Media Technology is a four-year undergraduate engineering course, divided into 8 semesters including a 2-week compulsory industrial training in the final year of the program. This is a technical course so it requires the candidate to have some technical experience and this […]

5 Reasons to Take a Media Studies Course

5 Reasons to Take a Media Studies Course

In the early 2000s, Mickey Mouse and his clubhouse unwittingly made their way into higher education, but not in a positive light. The U.K.’s higher education minister, Margaret Hodge, labeled classes she deemed trivial and irrelevant to the job market “Mickey Mouse courses.” Among these academic programs considered Mickey Mouse-ish or “soft” — meaning frivolous […]

platform in technology

What is a platform in technology?

A platform is the foundation of a technology, usually consisting of a set of skeletal technologies that are constructed on top of each other. While platforms may be built on any combination of technologies and processes, they usually consist mainly or entirely of software development frameworks. These include several high-profile examples like software-as-a-service (SaaS), open […]

types of digital media

What are the 3 types of digital media?

Digital media has really become the most cost effective way to deliver information, whether it be for work or recreation purposes. As such, it makes perfect sense what with technology constantly evolving and changing, there are three main types of digital media that we should be aware of in order to keep up with the […]

largest digital media

What are the largest digital media companies?

The world has gone digital, and with it, the media landscape has shifted drastically. The internet is home to hundreds of thousands of different blogs, websites and publications that all compete for your attention. But be warned: not all media providers are created equal. In today’s article we will cover the world’s largest digital media […]