Technological Influence on Society

Technology affects the way individuals communicate, learn, and think. It helps society and determines how people interact with each other on a daily basis. Technology plays an important role in society today. It has positive and negative effects on the world and it impacts daily lives. We are living in an era where technological advances […]

Media studies

Media studies

What is media studies? From television to cinema, radio to podcasts, social media to blogs and vlogs, and everything in between – media studies plays a big part of our every day. And it’s never been so relevant than in the internet age, where actors, singers, and personalities can make their own celebrity online using […]

Social Media is Destroying Society

Influence of Technology on Social Media

Technology has changed the ways in which we do business. This is especially evident in the way in which social media such as telecommunications systems, instant messaging, the World Wide Web and social networking platforms now function. New computer hardware and software platforms are being developed around a social element. Businesses that interact directly with […]

Traditional Media vs. New Media

Traditional Media vs. New Media

One of the things most companies struggle with when strategizing their business is determining what marketing tactics will work for them. Every business has different opinions on what is successful and what isn’t. With all of the options we have available to us today, narrowing down these tactics can be frustrating, confusing and difficult to […]

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 […]