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50 Shades of Media : Pain and Pleasure

It is not improbable to think that media has had many polarizing attributes on its consumers since its inception. Throughout my 7 day study which involved me recording my consumption of media, I was able to analyze and deduce not only what I put in my media diet, but how it affected me physically, emotionally, and psychologically. 2,045 more words

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Pediatricians Recast Screen Time Recommendations & Give Parents Online Planning Tools

Thanks to the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), parents and teachers now have two simple and easy-to-use tools that can assist with developing a family’s media plan and estimating how family members can organize their time so that screen time is balanced with physical activity, reading, face-to-face connections, and homework. 424 more words

Parents And Technology

My Media Diet

  My mornings each day, in the past week, start with the BBC Radio. It just snaps me out of my sleep and brings me to the news updates of the day.  157 more words

Intro To Journalism 2016

Media Diet

Media Diet: An experiment in audience research

  • Auto (=self) ethnography (=detailed study of the cultures of everyday life).  
  • Refrain from using digital media (phones, computers/pods/pads, TV, radio, etc.) for 24 hrs, or, if too much, as long as you can.
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Anti-Intellectualism and The Case AGAINST Mediocrity

In one of my previous entries I wrote about how mediocrity can be inspiring– in the sense that it can fill you with the confidence to at least match the quality. 907 more words

On Writing

What does The Real Singapore say about the real Singapore

The case of the former editors of the now defunct socio-political website “The Real Singapore”(TRS) is now finally before the courts. And we finally know who Farhan is. 489 more words

Things I Care About

Screen Time: Myths & Facts (and More)

Check out a cool infographic over at Tuned in Parents that addresses many screen time questions. The image was created using information from a broad array of evidence-based research conducted by organizations such as Common Sense Media, The American Academy of Pediatrics, Zero to Three, PBS, and a number of research sources, and the infographic addresses many of the questions that parents continuously mull over. 245 more words

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