Self Vs. The Selfie – Research Paper

Kim Kardashian is an internationally recognized media socialite. She stars in her own reality TV show, Keeping Up with the Kardashians, has 136 million followers on Instagram, has a net worth of $350 million, and has around 8-9 million people viewing her Snapchat stories. In one particular Snapchat story, Kim is sharing her trip to …

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Website Self-Assessment

When I first created my website, I had no idea what to do. I remember I went through multiple different themes that WordPress offered and ended up with one that I didn't really like that much. I don't quite remember what I ended up choosing initially, but looking back on my first blog post I …

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Creative Project – progress report

I've decided to make my creative project a social experiment. Using the Scientific method (Observation, Hypothesis, Experiment, Analysis, Conclusion) I will determine the social effects of the rise of augmented reality facial filters. Observation More and more people are using face filters instead of their natural faces when uploading pictures to social media sites. One …

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News Response 4 – Live Streaming

For this news response I read The New Zealand Shooting and the Challenges of Governing Live-Streamed Video by Neima Jahromi. This was published in the aftermath of the terrible Christchurch, New Zealand shooting at two mosques. Over 50 of people were injured or dead. However, the article did not go into the specifics of the …

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