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Archive for October 2011

COM125 Blog Post #8: Tools for a Useful Life

October 30, 2011

I┬árealize┬áthat there are many applications and tools available for use for the average person to enjoy a more productive life. But recently, there has been a trend rising in many of these applications:┬áSynchronicity. Apple is at the forefront of this, with its newly released iCloud. With iCloud, the user can store pictures, videos and music, […]

COM125 Blog Post #7: Multimedia

October 30, 2011

Multimedia is a multi-sensory experience. Multimedia is defined as “using, involving, or encompassing several media” as defined by Merriam-Webster. Put simply, multimedia means the combination and usage of media such as video, music and image to convey a message. Traditionally, this means that video and film are all examples of multimedia. However, the personal computer […]

COM125 Blog Post #6: And Now, For Something Completely Different

October 9, 2011

As my recent posts have shown, the internet is a BIG PLACE. Anything from e-commerce to e-comedy can be found online. The vast majority of content on the internet is user-generated, such as blogs, podcasts, webcomics, and videos. Blogging is but only one facet of the spectra that is produced from the creative juices of […]