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Group Discussion on Accessibility

Accessibility in the age of information is a paramount concern in which all of us ┬ámust contend. In a world where knowledge is not only power but a commodity to be bought and sold the question of who has access … Continue reading

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Alternative Media

In this week’s reading the author Eland gives us a general overview of alternative media in the United States. In this article,┬áCritical Thinking, Deviant Knowledge, and the Alternative Press,┬áthe author begins by telling how little thought most people give to … Continue reading

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Digital Producers

In the second excerpt┬áProducers of Digital Media┬áthe author Pavlik discusses how the advent of digital technologies is changing the identity and purpose of content producers. He introduces the subject by┬áexplaining that┬ácontent┬áhas been traditionally been produced exclusively by large centralized corporate … Continue reading

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Pavlik, New Technology and The Media

In the introduction of New Technology and the Media: An Uneasy Alliance┬áthe author John V. Pavlik effectively outlines the historical ambivalence that established journalistic outlets have held towards emerging┬áinformation┬átechnologies. In addition, he delves into how the habitual apprehension of these … Continue reading

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