Digital Media Trends 3.0

I'm currently writing content for a new module we'll be teaching next year "Manipulating Media", and have updated my Digital Media Trends 2.0 material (which still seems to get a lot of traffic) to the following information (what else do you think I should have included?): Current trends in digital media focus upon crowd-sourcing, collaboration and bottom-up approaches to material. A commonly used phrase is that sellers should ‘fish where the fish are’, with the…

Foursquare v. Facebook Places

There's been a lot of conversation online this week re: Facebook adding 'Places' to the site (using Geolocation to identify where people are), and what this will do for sites such as Foursquare (which has the user base), and Gowalla (which I like for more interaction!). See here a video about Foursquare's reaction: Read full story on TechCrunch.