Information Overload?
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Information Overload?

One of the revolutionary aspects of the Internet is the vast amount of information available at our fingertips.  The instant availability of hundreds and thousands of sources on a single subject is staggering.  Though this can be viewed as a great asset, many argue this information overload is also contributing to the deterioration of our … Continue reading

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Multimedia and the Flash Documentary: Components Working Together

The reading for today analyzed the flash documentary, a media form I did not realize had a specific category.  The flash documentary combines photographs, music, text, and audio narration to tell a story.  By combining these different communication methods, the rhetoric and specific uses of each can complement the others. Sea Gypsies is an example of … Continue reading