I’ll admit, going to the movies is a favorite pastime of mine. And I wouldn’t even need to go for a particular movie. I’d watch just about anything, from rom-coms to action to adventure. Literally anything except horror films (seriously, they make me loopy and paranoid as hell!) The movies I watch at the cinema… Continue reading Film Industry Competition
I count my blessings that I’m not an international student, and I don’t mean that in a negative way. It’s no secret that the experiences of an international student vs. those of a local student are vastly different. As a local student, I have no language barriers, I am familiar with the educational system, whilst… Continue reading An International Dilemma? Or a Local One?
Many who know me will agree that I am an old soul. I hanker for the days where the only way to communicate with others was by use of a telephone or better yet, hand written letters. Where information was accessible in large voluminous books called dictionary’s and encyclopedia’s and news was directly given through… Continue reading Are we a Global Village?
My reflection on 'Where I'm from.'
Online persona's and masks. We all have them. But are they true reflections of who we really are?
Operating systems; IOS vs. Android. Which is better? Well, it really boils down to personal preference.
Transmedia Storytelling. Its magical, out of this world and a completely irrelevant to reality. But we love it anyway.
Copyright! You know what it's about.
In a world where nearly every intriguing idea and concept has been thought up and acted upon, it’s no wonder remixing has become such a big thing. Remixing means to ‘copy, transform and combine.’ However, for as long as humans have existed, we have been in a constant loop of taking another’s idea as inspiration… Continue reading BCM112-Week 7
In a world with ever changing ideologies and technology, it is no surprise that one medium of communication has sprung forth and created a following of its own…the ‘meme.’ Characterized by the replication and spreading of ideas and thoughts, the meme has become something more entirely, “a complex unit, distinct and memorable.” Yet, the meme,… Continue reading BCM112-Week 6