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Is it really that deep?

It’s really not that deep…

I’m thinking out loud as I write this…

I was thinking about our formation of our online identities earlier and perhaps how our interactions online impact our interactions with others in real life scenarios, perhaps even ourselves. 246 more words

Best Blogs

I believe my two best blogs are Digital Native Shopping and The Spreading of Television.  They are my most recent blogs, so I feel for these blogs I had much practice that made me better at making blogs.  599 more words

Digital Natives

The Digital Divide: Digital Natives & Digital Immigrants

Marc Prensky’s theory on the substantial divide between “digital natives” and “digital immigrants” is a controversial one.

Digital natives are defined as being born after 1980 and fluent in digital literacy (Akçayır, Dündar and Akçayır, 2016; Prensky, 2001), while digital immigrants are categorised as “older folk” who did not grow up with digital media (Prensky, 2001). 475 more words

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Digital Native Shopping

Digital Natives, those that grew up in the age of digital technology, are vastly different from previous generations that are considered digital immigrants.  These differences are revolutionizing the way retailers have to sell and advertise their products. 562 more words

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A Doomed Society

Recently I have been thinking a lot about the people around me and how the culture of the world has changed. We are no longer part of a whole. 263 more words

Short story: no escape

In this short story (submitted as part of a portfolio of work during Year 3 for the Critical Practitioner unit), Dila Toplusoy (who graduated in 2017 & plans to do an MA at Sotheby’s) reflects the way digital natives enjoy art using social media platforms, But there’s a twist – it’s considered not from a young millennial’s perspective, but from the experience of the pre-social media generation. 1,220 more words

Contemporary Media Students

Final Reflection

Impact of the Digital World on Education and Schooling

The digital world consists of multiple layers or platforms which include websites, programs, and applications. With devices such as computers, tablets and smart phones, these layers can be accessed through multiple entrance points. 437 more words