Author Archives: Information Age

Who owns your digital identity?

This past week in Infoage14 we discussed the importance of digital identity and we ran into a few snags. As an activity we Googled ourselves to check on our own digital identities (yes, we signed out of Chrome first). Many students … Continue reading Continue reading

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North vs. South: Propaganda

After many years at war the world was divided in two. Four leaders emerged at the end of the massive conflict, each controlling their respective hemispheres. Emily and Jess formed an alliance and have ruled the Northern Hemisphere ever since, … Continue reading Continue reading

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Why the Internet is Still an Infant…

Last week we covered a lot of information about Web 2.0 and where the web is heading in the future. I must say that the discussion was a great experience mainly because it is one of my favorite topics to … Continue reading Continue reading

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Ralph Waldo Tyler: War Correspondent

Ralph Waldo Tyler was the only black war correspondent during the Great War. He spent his entire time alongside black soldiers as they fought their way through France and on their way to Germany. I compiled some tweets from some … Continue reading Continue reading

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As You May Think

The Aurora: Computerized Bracelet with a hologram
Automatic video translator
Augmented Reality
Self Driving Cars
Nationwide Wifi
No desktops
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Group Activity: Charades

Each group will be given a list of movies which they will have to act out. The list goes from easiest to hardest and the group that guesses the correct movie will be awarded points. Each group has 30 secs … Continue reading Continue reading

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Group Activity: Foley Sounds

Foley sounds are when you add sound into a film such as fighting sounds, car chases, or just walking when no such sounds exist in the original film. However, you do so by using your own body or a random … Continue reading Continue reading

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Aliens have invaded Earth!!!

It’s official, aliens have successfully invaded and taken over Earth. At least that is what I heard on the radio… This project was a lot of fun even though it was a little corny. We wanted to mimic the original … Continue reading Continue reading

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A Radio Week

This past week we learned about the use of radio and how it has impacted our own lives. I have to say I did not know much about the early development of radio operations and it still difficult to comprehend … Continue reading Continue reading

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Representations of Information/Communication Technology

1. Social Media Ads- Storify/GIF 2. Catalog Ads-Pictures/GIF 3. Blogging- Infographic 4. Vlogs- Video/Audio 5. Propaganda Film(s)- Video Continue reading

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