cinema eyes and a pop-culture brain.

Live-tweeting is an integral part of communications and media.  It encourages me to engage thoroughly, think deeply, and share knowledge between my fellow students.  This semester in BCM325, we’ve been tasked with live-tweeting a variety of movie screenings throughout history that tackle ‘future cultures’ in some form, and in doing so develop a deeper understanding … More cinema eyes and a pop-culture brain.

game review – ‘Photosynthesis’.

“The sun shines brightly on the canopy of the forest, and the trees use this wonderful energy to grow and develop their beautiful foliage. Sow your crops wisely and the shadows of your growing trees could slow your opponents down, but don’t forget that the sun revolves around the forest. Welcome to the world of Photosynthesis, the green strategy board game!” … More game review – ‘Photosynthesis’.

smart homes – practical uses and security fears.

A large part of my passion for studying media and communications at university stems from my interest in the technologies being developed for and in the future.  Researching up and coming technologies and how they can be used has always intrigued me, and it is something I would like to remain involved in as I … More smart homes – practical uses and security fears.

peer review – ‘should you binge this’.

Concept Should You Binge This is a blog dedicated to reviewing TV shows available on Netflix and advising readers as to whether or not they are worthy of ‘binge-watching’.  The artefact was created by Max Clement, who in the past has created various iterations of projects centred on television and film.  This semester he chose … More peer review – ‘should you binge this’.