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The Digital Strain

Due to the rise of social media, the need to be connected, up-to-date, and informed, words are no longer just words to tweet, to post, and share. 590 more words

Mental Health

Social reading

Moore (2012) says that social reading is the new frontier. Maybe she’s right.

One of my colleagues attended the Brisbane Writers festival this year and was telling me how she had the opportunity to meet a favourite author she frequently chatted with via Twitter. 725 more words


What would Ely do with money for broadband?

According to the Ely Echo, Ely is waiting to hear if they will become part of the Blandin Broadband Communities program…

The initiative has picked up steam the last several weeks with the city looking to the Blandin Foundation, which is partnering with the Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board to select four Range communities and assist them in bringing broadband service.

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Free and reduced broadband is an investment – companies are getting that now

The New York Times recently talked about a few companies (national and large regional companies) that are offering or plan to offer free or reduced services to low income residents. 366 more words

Digital Divide

Learning Outcome 7) Global Issues and Practices in Communication

Demonstrate awareness and understanding of global and international issues and practices in the communication field.

Communication spans across humanity. It knows no borders, no wars, no quarrels. 784 more words

Nick Lanciani

Digital Natives are Millennials

Millennials today barely go anywhere with out their phones, tablets, and computers. With that being said it only make sit right that they are the Digital Natives. 115 more words