We begin with an introduction to INFORMATION what it is, and how it has evolved … refere to the class notes below:
Petabytes & the Vatican
THE ACTA DIURNA
THE NEWS CYCLE 1.
THE NEWS CYCLE 2.
REPORTING THE NEWS
WHAT THE NEWS MEDIA CAN LEARN FROM SCIENTISTS
MOVIES THAT FEATURE JOURNALISTS
MEDIA STUDIES ASSIGNMENT 1 :
CREATE A BLOG / TUMBLR PLATFORM FOR YOUR OWN MEDIA CONTENT
KEYS POINTS on communications & information
What underpins information is the relationship between
SCIENCE – TECHNOLOGY – CULTURE – ART
From the discoveries in Science we access the knowledge to build the Technological means to disseminate information in our Culture.
eg Computer Science gives us the technology of an ipad to use as an interface within FaceBook’s social culture
Culture influences technology to create more devices which become available as science advances.
Further to what we discussed in class on INFORMATION feeding on itself and Artificial Intellelligence
the movie i mentioned with Johnny Depp is TRANSCENDENCE
The movie is based on ideas behind THE TECHNOLOGICAL SINGULARITY