The Medium is the Message

Who is Marshall McLuhan? Marshall McLuhan was born in Canada on July 21st 1911. He was a student first at the University of Manitoba, and then at Cambridge University. Initially, he earned a B.A. (1932) and M.A. (1934) at Manitoba, before proceeding to complete a B.A. (1936), M.A.(1939), and Ph.D (1942) at Cambridge. He went… Continue reading The Medium is the Message

The importance of Media and Communication

New Media So, New Media. Media created using the technology of our time. As I write this, in 2015, we create images using software like Adobe’s Photoshop and Illustrator, edit 3D models using Google SketchUp and Autodesk 3Ds Max, and browse through masses of internet webpages using Google and Bing. I’d like to think that… Continue reading The importance of Media and Communication