the media (got you good)

the media (got you good)

One in English! You’re so clueless! And so am I. The media. They got you good, huh? They got us all, right? The mysteries of the mind: See? This is a regular coin– Now, I’ll do some magic passes and perform. It’s a solid coin– you see– 1, 2, 3 and– Oh! Dammit! Come on! […]

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Information Obesity: Take Responsibility for Your Media Menu

Information Obesity: Take Responsibility for Your Media Menu

Information over-consumption is what a lot of people think they mean when they say information overload.  Information over-consumption makes a lot more sense.  We don’t say that someone is suffering from food overload.  It’s not like fried chickens are offing themselves then jumping into deep fryers and some undead zombie chicken flies out of the […]

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The 2010s: When the Media Lost Their Gatekeepers

The 2010s: When the Media Lost Their Gatekeepers

What did the 2010’s add up to? I spent the decade at Reason creating videos about the democratization of everything and the declining power of society’s gatekeepers. Media theorist Marshall McLuhan, who coined the axiom, the medium is the message, argued that history’s prime mover isn’t the great leader or great thinker, but ever-changing communications […]

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Television and Digital Media Production at Ferris State University

Television and Digital Media Production at Ferris State University

The Television and Digital Media production program is a hands-on, applied, program where students learn to be storytellers. Motion graphics, animation, feature films, there’s so many different routes you can go and you get introduced to all of that in this program. We get to go out in the field and use professional equipment. DSLRs […]

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Angriffen in Social Media trotzen – so funktioniert Krisenmanagement

Angriffen in Social Media trotzen – so funktioniert Krisenmanagement

My name is Thorsten and I am the director for corporate communications at Weber Shandwick Germany. As part of the area of corporate communications we added the area of issues and crisis communications which I have been working with for 10 years now. My name is Johanna, I am working with the corporate communications team […]

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Communications after an attack and the role of media

Communications after an attack and the role of media

New video showing police running into the mosque after a gunman shot and wounded one person. Berlin, early this morning, amid the scattered debris of the festive season a weapon of mass murder is slowly removed. Social media is playing a major role nowadays in spreading the news… particularly bad news. Everything is very fast… […]

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3 Tips for Using a VHF Radio | BoatUS

Lenny Rudow here for BoatUS Magazine! When you’re on a boat, your most important lifeline to the outside world is your VHF radio. Now, most of you probably already know the basics of VHF radio operation. Things like, in an emergency, call the Coast Guard on Channel 16. Now, if you’re not familiar with the […]

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We Were Here – Together | Official Announcement Trailer

We Were Here – Together | Official Announcement Trailer

[Manic laughter] My King… His wish was easily apprised, more heirs he sought to sire. When no sons lived, I advised eternal life for him to acquire. I fed him dark and whispered lies to fuel his inner fire. His domain, he chose to sacrifice to build my Alchemist’s Spire. [Manic laughter] But Kings too […]

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Chris Kenopic vlog on CRTC VRS announcement

Interpreter VO: Hello, I’m Chris Kenopic, President and CEO of the Canadian Hearing Society. Today, April 22nd 2014, some exciting news was shared. The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission, CRTC, announced that they have endorsed the implementation of Video Relay Services, VRS, across Canada. ASL and LSQ calls will now be a reality. CHS would […]

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