Most recently, it has become rather apparent that society (particularly millennials) are obsessed with taking selfies wherever and whenever. I know I’m definitely guilty of the occasional selfie spree, whilst enjoying a night out with friends and family (and I’m far from being alone)! As such, this magical concept called a ‘selfie’ is utilised mostly… Continue reading Why the ‘Selfie Obsession’?
Curiosity is ultimately the main forces connecting us to the entire human population. If we weren’t curious we’d be very boring members of society. Curiosity inspires us to try different food, meet new people, travel to different places and take on all kinds of new experiences. No two people in this world are ever exactly… Continue reading Learning to be Curious
“A Snapchat or it didn’t happen!” – Me Why this topic? I have never been the kind of person who takes photos upon photos when going out, nor was I a massive fan of social media and everything it represents. However, since purchasing my first iPhone I was introduced to many new and innovative media… Continue reading Snappy Reflecting
As stated in my previous blog post, I use the application Snapchat rather frequently always updating my stories, saving photos and clips to my memories, taking filters with the all so popular dog filter (amongst others) and abusing the special effects beyond belief! I Snapchat at work, at home, in the car, before and during… Continue reading Snappy Story or Life Story?
With technology nowadays playing a massive part in everyone’s lives, people are constantly using their phones (I know I am addicted to my own) and the various applications they have downloaded on these devices. In comes SNAPCHAT my absolute favourite app!!! The application I now call ‘Snappy’, is my greatest source in order to regularly… Continue reading Snappy 101
With an abundance of devices and outlets now available for individuals to watch and use, it comes as no surprise that many regulations have been created to monitor and control who consumes them. In Australia, a majority of these rules apply to individuals below 18yrs in an attempt to protect the most vulnerable demographic from… Continue reading Regulating the Media
In today’s society, due to the abundance of technologies currently available, it is extremely rare to go to any social space and not see anyone on their phones, laptops, iPads, iPods etc. This greatly takes away from what a public space should represent and ruins the mood completely. Throughout my research, I found this quote… Continue reading Are we multitasking our lives away?