iControl: The Apple Doesn’t Fall Far from the Tree

Forget falling far from the tree, current IOS software prevents Apple products from falling off the tree. A significant (majority) amount of control is retained by Apple for the use of its products. This presentation will identify the limitations Apple places on its devices for control-purposes in comparison to other products on the market, discuss why […]

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Beware the Ides of March Public Domain

  This meme is intended to be somewhat ironic; there was no sense of  Intellectual Property (IP) in Shakespearian times, and the idea of it being protected to the extent to which it is today must have been laughable. Nevertheless the aim of this meme is to highlight (with sarcasm) the somewhat irrational fear of […]

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The Message on my Plate

Even looking at one example of a food carbohydrate (medium) that differs between counties, we can reveal a significant amount (of messages) about the different paradigms and ways of life in those places

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ǝƃɐssǝW ǝɥʇ sᴉ ɯnᴉpǝW ǝɥ┴

          ” The medium is the message. This is merely to say that the personal and social consequences of any medium – that is, of any extension of ourselves – result from the new scale that is introduced into our affairs by each extension of ourselves, or by any new technology.” – […]

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Goodbye Textbooks, Hello Twitter

“Come in, sit down, smartphones out, internet on . . . ” – not the kind of classroom greeting I am accustomed to – but it does make sense after all. This subject is called Convergent Media and has a focus on creating, aggregating and curating online and digital artefacts, which will likely lead a […]

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