Monthly Archives: February 2019

WeChat – Episode 6



Episode 6 takes a look at the hugely influential app WeChat with the help of a researcher of Chinese social media…

Music

Inova – 8-Bit Shuffle‘ released by Argofox (used with permission)

R&W – Lost Signal‘ realeased by Argofox (used with permission)

Special thanks to Jian Xu! You can email Jian at j.xu@deakin.edu.au

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Celebrity – Episode 5



Episode 5 highlights the relationship between social media and celebrity culture through the experiences of a paid brand ambassador on Instagram…

Special thanks to Kirsten Varela and David Marshall! You can connect with Kirsten as @kirstenvarela on Instagram and David as @dmarshallmc on Twitter or via his website.

Music

Inova – 8-Bit Shuffle‘ released by Argofox (used with permission)

Ampyx – Rise‘ released by Argofox (used with permission)

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Authenticity – Episode 4



Episode 4 explores the concept of ‘authenticity’ with the help of a PhD research student and educator.

Special thanks to Emma Whatman! You can connect with Emma as @emmawhatman on Twitter and via her website Levels of Life.

Music

Inova – 8-Bit Shuffle‘ released by Argofox (used with permission)

Render – Prism‘ released by Argofox (CC BY 3.0)

Reference

Smith, S and Watson, J 2014, ‘Virtually Me: A Toolbox about Online Self-Presentation’, in Poletti, A and Rak, J, Identity Technologies: Constructing the Self Online, The University of Wisconsin Press, Madison, pp. 70-95.

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Copyright – Episode 3



Episode 3 hones in on the complexities of copyright in the online world with the assistance of a very experienced and entertaining Copyright Manager.

Special thanks to Astrid Bovell!

Music

Inova – 8-Bit Shuffle‘ released by Argofox (used with permission)

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