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FOMO- The Struggle is real, people!

FOMO- Fear of missing out; we’re all guilty of it, we all may deny it but why does this feeling seem to be evolving at such a rapid pace!  485 more words

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Possession is Nine-Tenths of the Law

As the media is viewed as an intangible information and communication system, we can often forget that it is physically owned. Media is a multi-million dollar industry that, not dissimilar to most industries, is dominated by a small group of owners. 508 more words

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Who Owns Your Media?

Does it matter who owns the media we use? And does this make a difference?

Most people, including myself, would probably answer no at first thought to this question. 612 more words

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POWER, ACCESS, CONTROL, PRIVACY

Does it matter who ‘owns’ the media?  Who owns the media you use? Does this make a difference?

It’s a simple but complex question this week. 777 more words

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BCM110! Popular Media Text! Too Trivialised or Too Commercialised ?

Find an example of a popular media text and suggest how it might contribute (or not) to debate in the public sphere.

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#BCM110: Media Mythbusting - Big Brother is watching you

‘The personal is political’.

What do Big Brother and Q and A have in common?

Both are examples of a ‘Mediated Public Sphere’, which McKee (2004) defines as: ‘a metaphor for thinking about how individuals come together to exchange idea, information and feelings about what matters to them in a liberal society’. 127 more words

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