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Virtual Media, Online Marriage, Self-Representation. Jeong Han Lee (Seminar @ Thursday 1 PM)

Virtual Media, Online Marriage, Self-Representation. Jeong Han Lee (Seminar @ Thursday 1 PM)   In the digital era of emerging Web 2.0 and with its rapid expansion, internet not only became the intimate medium to socialize between the audience, but also a virtual media network to express themselves and present their identity.   As the world… Continue reading Virtual Media, Online Marriage, Self-Representation. Jeong Han Lee (Seminar @ Thursday 1 PM)

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The opportunities and risks that come with the application of locative media  

Introduction According to the data from Statista, there were 3.17 billion internet users and over 1.85 billion smartphone users worldwide in 2015, and both of the two numbers are forecast to rise further (Statista, 2015). The data prove that people has stepped into the internet age where the mobile services and internet are ubiquitous. In… Continue reading The opportunities and risks that come with the application of locative media  

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Cultural Intermediary: An In-between Role in Online Community

Tags: cultural intermediary, online community, communication model, Instagram, social media campaign   Attempting to understand online communities is a daunting but essential mission, because nowadays, business, marketing and even the daily grinds of everyone are embracing Web 2.0. Benefiting from the cheap resources and services, user generated content and even user created content has sprung up… Continue reading Cultural Intermediary: An In-between Role in Online Community

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Social media games: Connected or disconnected from the real world?

Social media games are games we play in social media networks. Compared with traditional games, they are not only for entertainment but also for relationship building (Hinton&Hjorth, 2013, p. 99). Social media games are casual games which can be enjoyably played without demanding high level of attention (Hinton&Hjorth, 2013, p. 103). Players of social media… Continue reading Social media games: Connected or disconnected from the real world?