New Media and Digital Culture (Games, Technology, Industry, Culture (5…
New Media and Digital Culture
Games, Technology, Industry, Culture
5 Major Players
Variable, Quantifiable Outcomes
Valorisation of Outcomes
Type of Games
Games with Social Media Platforms
Gamification is the use of game mechanics in non-game contexts such as education.
New Media & Higher Education
College Courses & Online Degrees
Massively Open Online Courses
Flexible Delivery of Education
Social Networking and Media
n x (n - 1) = n2 - n
Social Networking Sites
Clay Shirky proposed that people choose to participate and engage in social media rather than engage in passive media.
Strength of Weak Ties
Hubs and Connectors
Power Laws of Distribution
Approaches to New Media
Social Shaping of Technology
The Age of Oil
Kranzberg's First Law is that "technology is neither good, nor bad, nor is it neutral..
Key People of New Media
The Medium of the Message
The hand mill gives you society with the feudal lord: the steam-mill, society with the industrial capitalist.
"A romantic genre with a man falling in love with an artificial intelligence."
"The Social Network"
"A story about Mark Zuckerburg creating Facebook.By creating or stealing the idea. he loses a lot of relationships and goes through numerous legal battles."