I thought that this picture is a good example of how technological convergence is affecting our culture. In terms of dating, an app like Tinder takes away the work of going on physical dates, getting to know every candidate on a deeper level. 761 more words
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Digital Fandom: Mass Effect
According to Pearson (2010), the digital revolution has had a profound impact upon fandom, particularly as it blurs the lines between producers and consumers, creates relationships between powerful corporations and individual fans, and ultimately given rise to new forms of cultural production such as fan-fiction, fan-art, and fan-discussion. 562 more words
Henry Jenkins and his explanations of Convergence Culture was one of my first introductions to my Communication and Media Degree.
And since that first viewing, in a stuffy lecture hall in 2012, I have watched the video, blogged about the topic and referenced him countless times. 301 more words