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Media Convergence Worksheet
Write brief 250- to 300-word answers to each of the following:
What is meant by the term media convergence with regard to technology, and how has it affected everyday life?
| Media convergence is when you have old and new ways of media melting together as one. We will always look for many ways to find out more about the media and I think that this is what is helping the old and new go together. Personally I think that this has helped everyday life. If you think about it you are always trying to find out more and since it isn’t just black and white with the old and new more of old ways like newspapers or magazines you can now read online. Many companies are making apps on devices so that the readers can still read about their media in the old way but also new because of the way they are viewing it. The great thing with technology colliding with the media is that we never have to go without. I could be in the car, school, home, and even work and looking what is going on in the media. This help keep everyone updated in the fast pace world we are living in. Say you are lying in bed and don’t want to turn on the television you can go your phone, computer or other devices to view what is going on and you don’t have to go through all of the commercials or worry about waking your spouse up. I think when it comes to media convergence and regarding technology it has affected everyday life by making it easier for everyone to get the best of the old and new in with some help from technology and it makes things better and easier when viewing the media.
| What is meant by the term media convergence with regard to business, and how has it affected everyday life?
| When it comes to media convergence in the regards to business, it has made it easier. When you look back on how they used to do business and how they do it not there is a lot of similarities with a new, improved and better...
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