Posted in April 2013

Confessions of a Cat-Video Junkie

Confessions of a Cat-Video Junkie

Late last month, there were questions all over the blogosphere about the authenticity of Kenya’s first presidential debate. For example, why was it held at Hogwarts Brookhouse International School instead of a more symbolically national venue like The Kenya International Conference Center or The Bomas of Kenya? Why was it conducted in English instead of Kiswahili, even … Continue reading

Crash Course: Technological Convergence and News Mass Media (plus, why I LOVE Prezi.com)

Crash Course: Technological Convergence and News Mass Media (plus, why I LOVE Prezi.com)

Speaks for itself… References: Choi, S.-K. (2010). Convergence in the media sector: Drivers, impacts and regulatory challenges. Communications & Convergence Review, 53-64. Erdal, I. J. (2011). Coming to Terms with Convergence Journalism: Cross-Media as a Theoretical and Analytical Concept. Convergence: The International Journal of Research into New Media Technologies, 213-223. Jenkins, H. (2001). The cultural … Continue reading