The birth of mass media during the 1920's eased the dissemination of information as it brought mankind closer than ever and also provided the divergence of cultures worldwide. The print media replaced the ancient Morse code and telegraphs as communication strategies thus bringing limelight to sending of information to the various parts of the globe. Print media is perceived to be one of the most important tools that has and still is changing the American culture and consumerism due to the...
The transformation of time and space is the material expression of historical structural change. In this sense, the information society is no exception. (Manuel Castells, p. 1) In the new century, we have to re-examine certain aspects of the education and practice of architecture, and what constitutes our concept of three-dimensional spaces designed for the human activities. The internet has long been identified as an information agora. (Branscomb, p. 173) The role of Internet as a public space...
Advertising is a big business in this era in India. Indian Advertising industry has witnessed a prominent globalization. With the inception of various divisions, the advertising industry has undergone a sea change. Indian consumer's deepening pocket and blooming markets for ad-spends have touched new heights in India. The Indian Advertising Companies are creating stories and brand experiences in a way that engages and involves. The Best Indian sites offer the names of the top Advertising...
"The Internet is a global system of interconnected computer networks that uses the standard internet protocol suite to serve billions of users worldwide .It is network of networks that is consist of private, public, academic, business, and government networks of local to global scope" (from Wikipedia).Internet is such networking which connects the people of different area and give them chance to know about the culture of each other and share their ideas. It is one of the great...
Universal Music Group is the world\'s leading music company with wholly-owned record operations or licensees in 77 countries. Its businesses also include Universal Music Publishing Group, the industry's leading global music publishing operation. Universal Music Group's record labels include Arista, Nashville, Bluebird, Jazz BNA Records, Label Burgundy Records, Columbia Records, Columbia Nashville, Epic Records, J Records, Jive Records, La Face Records, Legacy Recordings, Masterworks Provident...
John was excited. The fact that James Cameron's ex-wife beat his much-favored, much spent-upon film at the Oscars, that too with a modest story of Bomb Squad members in a war zone, seemed to John like a delicious dose of irony. He wanted to be a part of the jeering crowd, laugh at self-indulgent big studio cinema. Intoxicated by the cause, he went ahead and downloaded a pirated version off the net. The movie was great, and John slept a happy man. However, the hangover of his beliefs caught up...
Despite sharing thoughts, feelings, opinions, connecting with people that we know, receiving emotional support .What is the big deal about Facebook. What makes it so special to all of us? The intention to write this paper is to analyze and discuss the impact of social network on the society. To the point, it will analyze how Facebook attract people. Facebook has become a fact in our life, and what made it more amazing is that Facebook in a short period became the most visited website in the...
This study has been put together to analyse how the gothic is portrayed in contemporary media. The study will look at the origins of the gothic genre and investigate how it has evolved over time. Origin The original term ‘gothic' describes the Dark/Middle ages which produced uncivilised barbaric behaviour. (Luckhurst, R. 2005). It originated from the Goths, a Germanic tribe who swept across Europe invading and destroying civilisations during the fall of the Roman Empire. The...
Violence on television and its affects on adolescents will be explored. Twenty adolescent male students will take part in the study. The study involves half of the twenty students viewing violent television programming while the other half viewing nonviolent television programming. After viewing the television programming, the participants will play a video game. Participants will have a choice whether to help or hurt another player in the game. It is predicted that participants viewing...
Over the centuries, propaganda has been a strategic tool used by governments and military organizations and alliances in influencing peoples thinking. Several researches indicate that propaganda has always been a key component of military recruitment exercises. Documentary films have been crucial for any government actively seeking to mobilize or influence its citizens. Documentary films as a means of propagating the spread of war propaganda tend to vilify the enemy and at the same time assert...