With a population of one billion people, the Republic of India is the world's largest democracy. Elections are a foundation stone of any democracy. Universal adult franchise, free, fair and periodic elections and independent election machinery are prominent among the features of Indian democracy. India during election times is like no other place in the world. Banners adorn every street. Posters are stuck on every inch of space. Loudspeakers echo campaign slogans constantly. Many candidates...
For over 40 years video games have been a part of society in one form or another. During this time the video game industry has grown in popularity and has made advances in the technology used to play and communicate within the games. These improvements in technology alongside the game play and game world settings/ themes have lead to concerns about the effects that playing videogames may have on the players. The first of these concerns is there are more people especially children and teenagers...
Since the first movie "The Story of Kelly Gang" was produced hundreds years ago, people probably were not aware of the great influence to human life bought by the birth of the film industry. Now the film industry plays an important role of broaden our horizon and enriched our knowledge of the world that we lived in. The film industry consists of many film making institutions, ranging from production companies to actor agencies. Talking about film production, there are several complex...
The aim of this paper is to position the online poker industry on the e-market. The most important questions that will find their answer in the next chapters are the following: Where is the online poker industry situated now? Will it see an increase or a decrease on the market? Have they saturated the market with their many advertising strategies or will they stay at the actual level? One simple, yet practical definition of online poker is the game generally played over the Internet. This type...
In 2009 the British government released the digital Britain report (DBR) with the aim of preparing the U.K. for the next stage of digitalisation. The report set out its five main objectives: Upgrade and modernise digital networks; Make an attractive environment for inward and external investment; Produce UK content for UK users; Aim for near universal participation in digital economy and society (fairness for all); Develop the infrastructure, skills and take-up to enable widespread interface...
Technology is one of the major assets in today's world. Some human being living in this world surely uses technology in their everyday living. However, there are some disadvantages that lead to Video game addiction. First, excessive use of computer there are some instances that they don't want themselves to be involve in other social activities. Second is the demand for violence that it may arise because of an innate boy desire to witness violence, males are looking for strong role models, whom...
Territorial conflicts among countries can result massive loss of lives and destruction and subsequently lead to social upheaval and tension in a country when citizens become increasingly disillusioned with the government's ability to rule. Also, in the case of Singapore, minor territorial conflicts can significantly strain foreign relations with the affected country and results in negative repercussions. For example, the long-standing territorial conflict between Singapore and Malaysia...
The first thing I think is important to understand about the first amendment is its importance in its original form and its aid in defining laws and ethics. The first amendments meaning should never drift from its initial construction because that is the intersecting point for its existence in the United States Constitution. What is important in todays ever changing world is that while the times change and we enter an era of technological expansion we are best able to continue to protect the...
This study considers ideas of voice as a theoretical lens to analyse the roles and implications of the internet for religious movements. The concept of voice is a relevant and innovative approach because it provides useful insights and metaphor in understanding what the internet can offer to individuals and groups who have limited access to the traditional media. Voice theory will help explain how a particular group of people like the Salafi community mobilize the new information technology in...
Advertising is playing a vital role in our everyday lives because it helps us to select products and services among a variety of options. Products and services are advertised and marketed through a number of advertisements whose main purpose is to cater the maximum number of target market. If advertisement and marketing of products are not done than many of us remain unaware from a lot of things and companies could not get success in their businesses. A right advertisement at the right time can...