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  • Music Technology: The Creation of “Peaceful Night”

    For my final project, I decided to demonstrate how technology in the music business has changed throughout the years. The use of technology in music producing and development started in the 1980’s but it took several decades for it to evolve into the tools we use today. In 1983 with the help of engineer Karl…

  • Is There Really Privacy Online?

    I believe that digital technology takes away too much privacy. All it takes is one wrong click to make all your personal information public or accessible to the wrong people. From scam emails, to phishing phone calls and social media hacks; more people today use digital technology to steal personal information. Even if you post…

  • Analogue Appeal:

    When given the option I prefer to take an analogue approach when it comes to having a hard copy of sheet music as well as a book. The reason I do not prefer digital copies of music is because it is harder for me to make comments as I am learning the music. Especially due…

  • Disinformation:

    Social media has led to the rampant spread of disinformation, must commonly referred to as “fake news”. According to the reading The Attention Economy, this is due to the fact that “never before has information been so easily accessible.” Prior to social media people had to get information from printed sources, such as newspapers, magazines or…

  • It’s Game Time!

    https://scratch.mit.edu/projects/713956970 When it was time to create my own game, I was a little nervous considering that I have never created one before. I chose to use Scratch out of all of the websites provided because it seemed like the easiest one to use. Scratch is a website that provides very simple coding methods for…

  • Rebuild the Internet:

    For my Rebuild the Internet Project, I chose to visually represent the internet as a human brain. The internet is a large, constantly changing, source of information. Much like the brain, the internet can store information, trigger different ideas and multi-task. I pictured the internet as the brain firing all synapsis with sparks of information. Ideas…

  • Terms of Services Satire:

    Membership  Your Netflix membership will continue and automatically renew for eternity. Your membership is a lifelong contract, which cannot be terminated under any circumstances. Your membership will pass on to your next of kin upon your death. To use the Netflix service you should have Internet access and a Netflix ready device and provide us…

  • What is the Internet?

    What is the Internet is a complicated question. I believe it to be a vast never-ending ocean of information. It is an intangible space full of ideas, opinions, facts and media. There are many search engines you can use to find articles, books, videos, music, personal statements, and people. Although I think that there is…

  • The Web 20-30 Years Ago:

    Small Pieces Loosely Joined by David Weinberger was published in 2002 and describes the journey of the internet. The book so far discusses how the internet impacted society and how it has evolved substantially up to that point. It has evolved even more since this book was written. Weinberger goes on to describe how society became…

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