The process of going online to find information has become a regular part of everyday life. Say a customer has just been let go from their job and all of a sudden they can’t afford the rent. They go online to find out which places they can now afford to live in, they look for a … More Marketing is changing…
It has recently been announced that Facebook is going to acquire the popular messaging app – Whatsapp for 19 billion dollars… that seems a little extreme, right? Especially when we consider the fact that Instagram was bought for only 1 billion dollars just two years ago. Whats app, created by a Facebook reject and a … More 10 reasons why WhatsApp is now WhatsUp in the Social Media game
“The introduction of new technologies often creates forms of exclusion for people with disabilities” This statement, I believe, was written by Goggin and Newell (2007) in specific reference to the way in which new technologies are not physically accessible to those with disabilities. However, when I read this statement, my mind wandered in the direction … More Is eating too much really a cause of temporary disability?
The augmentation of virtual spaces has created social systems whereby spatial, temporal and social barriers are torn down (Bilandzic & Foth 2012, p67). On places like Facebook, users are able to ‘Check-in’ at various places, and status’ are now accompanied with the location of the user at the time of their post. This, whilst opening … More Google and their X-RAY Goggles