WEEK 11- CULTURAL POLICY & DIGITAISATION: COPYRIGHT, PROPERTY AND REGULATION IN A DIGITAL WORLD (JESSICA BARRETT)
A Coggle Diagram about Digitialisation
(Traditional forms of communication have been replaced with forms that involve technology. Letters have been replaced with emails, waiting for DVD's is being preferred to going to the cinema. Even watching DVD's is being taken over by torrenting films online or using subscription streaming services.
, Mostly, it is the younger generation that are involved in using technology. However celebrities have an active social media life. This is because the majority of their fan base consists of younger, more technologically savvy people, and in order to maintain their fan base, must keep up with technology.
, An Article outlining the ages of people who use social media
, Those who work in the technology sector have had to develop in order to keep up with its development in order to keep their jobs.
and Digitalisation is still a very prominent aspect in our society, technology is ever changing and will continue to develop #
), Is using technology part of the younger generations routine?
(Danger of over protection?
, The Public Domain
, How important is copyright to creativity? You could argue that copyright laws can restrict creativity
, Patent - "protect ideas that are new, non-obvious and useful/applicable to industry" Hesmondhalgh (2010)
and Trademarks- protects the visual and symbolic aspects of logos
), Is media a form of culture?
, New Media
(Does copyright matter in an age of new media?
, Viewed as being manipulable, dense, networkable, impartial, compressible, impartial (Flew, 2008)
and New media is a way of communicating through technology.
), CREATIVE TOOL?
(The technology that we are using now, in today's society could be primitive creative material as the internet is preferred by younger generations because they are the ones that use the internet and are more comfortable with using tit their work.
, There are many stereotypes about who uses social media and technology. Social media, memes and youtube vides are targeted and therefore considered to be used by a younger demographic . #
and "Developments concerning creativity and the cultural or creative industries... they have paved the way for a considerable expansion of commercial activities based around symbol making, but on terms that potentially transform the significance of symbol making in modern societies." Hesmondhalgh, D (2010) 'Copyright of and the Cult of Creativity'.
), What will happen next with technology and digitalisation?
, Web 2.0
(User generated content
and Web and internet activity has increased dramatically in recent years . Many social media sites are seen as an opportunity for networking and are also viewed as consuming data.
), Gross and Bellamy introduced the idea that music was the media of the young. This could be applied to the internet in the same way.
(Example for the seminar:
and Comments left on other people's products subsequently add to the overall experience of the entertainment product - is that considered co-creation? #
) and DIGITAL NATIVES:
(Those born in the 1980/90's who have been brought up surrounded by new and constantly changing technology