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COM125 Blog Post #10: Journalism, Internet and You

November 6, 2011

With the technologies available online, the average citizen can be a journalist with nothing but an internet-enabled device. Although online journalism and citizen journalism share some similarities, the two have some important differences between them. They both utilize online technologies that allow for journalism , such as blogging services like WordPress and Blogger, or instant messaging services such as […]

COM125 Blog Post #9: Politics and the Internet

November 6, 2011

The internet has leveled the playing field of politics. Why did I just make a sudden statement and expect you, dear reader, to believe me? Let me explain. Mass media has traditionally been a downward trickle, from the creators (anything from pamphlets, posters, to television advertisements) to the public. The exorbitant cost in producing these media messages meant that the […]