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    One Mule and a four legged TV

    I picture my lounge room, only 40 years earlier. The same fire place, the same big room,  the same intricate ceiling patterns and country-based paintings hanging on the walls. Replace our black leather recliner lounges with cream vinyl, and most importantly, replace our 65″ TV with a small, fuzzy-reception, four legged box TV. One bonus of …

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    My Digital Place

        Ahhh back into the Uni blogging routine. Don’t get me wrong, I really enjoy blogging for University. It’s a creative way to express ideas, explore the concepts and network with other students. What I don’t enjoy? My intense procrastination issues. However, I am optimistic that this is the semester I learn to commit …

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    The Jenner Social Construct

    Kendall and Kylie. Although we have watched them grow up on screen in the Kardashian clan, it has only been in the last couple of years that these Jenner sisters have blossomed and utilised social media to build their online identity and gain a loyal fan base and career opportunities. Which I suppose would make …

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    Internet Graffiti: #I’mstickingwithtony

    With citizen journalism bursting into the media spotlight in the last 5 years, their have been mixed emotions about it. Some people, like me, are astonished and empowered by it’s strength, sheer volume, and it’s potential to add to the democratic practice. However on the other end of the spectrum we have the like of …

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    Sons of Anarchy’s Transmedia Journey

    http://prezi.com/iwymnsvc-ubs/?utm_campaign=share&utm_medium=copy A prezi to outline the different platforms and channels that come together to create the Sons of Anarchy story! Quick idea: Perhaps another less explored non-traditional platform that is involved in the transmedia stories is that of the actors themselves. Many large multi-platform stories (especially TV series) engage with their audiences through live-tweeting, you …

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    What if .. Everything is a Remix

    <http://imgur.com/SXQ8W2R> To remix is to combine or edit existing materials to create something new (Everythingisaremix).  It is the adaptation, alteration or remediation of ideas or content. So is there such thing as something that is not remixed? Something that is completely original and untouched by any other ideas or content? I believe not. Shakespeare’s Romeo …