Tuesday, May 29, 2007
Friday, May 18, 2007
Today Second Life, tomorrow the world
The founder of the virtual world Second Life believes that his company, Linden Lab, is at the forefront of the internet's next big revolution - the 3D web.
A GUARDIAN ARTICLE
Interview by Kate Bulkley
Thursday May 17, 2007
Thursday, May 17, 2007
Young women dominate UK net scene
survey findings reported by BBC here
Wednesday, May 02, 2007
Six Controversial statements about New Media
What would you say to challenge these arguments ?
1. Web 2.0 like blogs, youtube and MySpace is digital narcissism
2. YouTube is a forum for copyright infringement and mind-numbing videos of skateboarding cats
3. It's the fault of webusers that a guy hanged himself in front of his webcam while in an online chatroom
4. Online communities gather just to confirm their own prejudices
5. Internet TV is not for amateur talent but is dominated corporate marketing
6. There should be a clear distinction between author and audience; some people shouldn't be authors as they don't have anything interesting to say.