Monthly Archives: March 2011

Virtual Reality – are we going to lose ourselves?

Last week for this subject we had to do one of the most confusing readings of my life. I know people say look up the words in the dictionary, take each sentence as it comes – this is not so … Continue reading

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The extended mind

This photograph is visually representing my views on the extended mind. As David Chalmers points out the theory believes that technologies can perform similar functions to that of your mind and can therefore be seen as part of your mind … Continue reading

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Media Ecologies – definition and now what

Interested in what I am talking about see these following sites and readings and tune in next week: <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Media_ecology&gt; Media Ecology Association ‘What is Media Ecology’ <http://www.media-ecology.org/media_ecology/&gt; Levinson, Paul (1997) ‘The First Digital Medium’ in Soft Edge; a natural history … Continue reading

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Where will the future take us?

Names such as McLuhan, Baudrillard, Williams, Innis and McKenzie appear a lot in media studies. They spend their lives theorising something that most just see as a form of entertainment. They spend their life trying to understand different mediums, their … Continue reading

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