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Living in the information age

a new media reader

  • 243 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Wadsworth, Thomson Learning in Southbank, Vic., Australia, Belmont, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mass media.,
  • Information society.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statement[edited by] Erik P. Bucy.
    SeriesWadsworth series in mass communication and journalism
    ContributionsBucy, E. Page, 1963-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP91.25 .L58 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 338 p. :
    Number of Pages338
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3314433M
    ISBN 100534633404
    LC Control Number2004105369
    OCLC/WorldCa56693850

    Living in the Information Age, we’re so used to getting what we want as soon as we want it. We’re becoming more and more accustomed to not having to wait for anything, as instant gratification is. Quentin Schultze's book was recommended to me when I was looking for resources for teaching a youth-age technology and discernment class. I appreciate Schultze's virtue approach to technology, and used the idea of cultivating a virtuous character so that we can use technology appropriately as a /5.

    What is the information economy? [An information economy is where the productivity and competitiveness of units or agents in the economy (be they firms, regions or nations) depend mainly on their capacity to generate, process, and apply efficiently knowledge-based information. [] It is also described as an economy where information is both the currency and the product. Living in the Information Age Wa-6 fingertips one might wonder how something that seems so complete could even become more advanced. “In the very near future, another huge jump will be made: integrating the information on the Internet with our surroundings.

    Sizing up the Information Age. The following is a sampler from an article by Robert Harris, "Truths of the Information Age". 1. The information industry is built on a certain quantity of information flow. Whatever the medium - newspapers, TV news, book publishing, websites - the space must still be filled with whatever is available. 2. The Information Age (also known as the Computer Age, Digital Age, or New Media Age) is a historic period beginning in the late 20th century and characterized by the rapid shift from traditional industry that the Industrial Revolution brought through industrialization to an economy primarily based upon information technology. The onset of the Information Age can be associated with the.


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