June 25th, 2013 by admin
Newspapers and mail delivered through the postal service have been irreparably harmed by major advancements in technology. While the Internet has led to a boom in several other industries, these two industries are slowly but surely being phased out of everyday life.
The fall of newspapers began before the Internet boom, as the public was spending less time reading and more time watching the news on television. Then, the Web allowed people to read stories online for free, and the decline of newspapers really (more…)
April 18th, 2013 by admin
Video games have been developing graphics for several years at a rapid rate. For over forty years, video games have improved their graphics with each new release. The newest technology is 3D, just like the 3D shows and movies you see on cable television. Many of the modern video games use 3D graphics to help create characters and scenery more realistic. 3D graphics are also easier to create and manipulate on the computers that are used to design video games.
3D video games were first developed in the 1990′s and the technology is still being used on games today. The graphics from recent releases use more refined 3D graphics because this technology has been perfected over the years. Popular counsels such as Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and the Nintendo Wii have all begun to include 3D video games in their collections.
PC gamers do have an advantage when it comes to 3D video games. Not only are more games available for computers, but computer technology is more evolved than many of the gaming counsels on the market. Because computers have advanced so much, they can properly display graphics at all times without having to worry about space on a disc or display capabilities. This allows users to see the details of the graphics more finely, provided they have the right equipment for the game.
3D technology has evolved a lot over the years. This allows video game developers to show finer details in the game and create a more realistic setting. Because modern video games are designed to provide players with hours of unique content, character and background graphics are extremely important.
April 16th, 2013 by admin
Television viewing has changed considerably over the last few decades. The invention of streaming media has made the need for cable television no longer necessary. There was a time when cable television seemed like a requirement for all households. Streaming media can easily be connected to your television. You will need an Internet connection on your computer to successfully complete this project.
You no longer need to pay for a separate cable bill to watch television. Streaming media movie companies charge a small monthly fee to allow you to stream your favorite shows. However, if (more…)
August 12th, 2012 by admin
The good, bad and the ugly of the world of video games can take many different twists and turns. Video games over the last few years has seen many changes. Some of these changes have been good while some people have not like at all. Today, we will tackle the good, bad, and ugly when we talk about video games.
Video games without a doubt continue to be very popular with a wide range of people. Almost every age bracket play video games and that will not stop anytime soon. One of the bad things about video games is (more…)
August 10th, 2012 by admin
Media in the world we live in today can be used for good and bad purposes. It comes in many varieties and forms as well. Media can encompass anything from video gaming to the news on television. Video games in particular have grown exponentially over the years and have created an enormous following and cash flow. Most little kids like interacting with electronics. Kids growing up nowadays are growing up much differently than their parents; these new kids are growing up side by side with technology with advanced capabilities when thought of twenty (more…)
August 7th, 2012 by admin
This piece will be closely examining how media affects the minds of the young and also the old. Age can be a pretty influential factor on how heavy of an influence modern media has on the life of the person that is exposed to it on a daily basis.
Let’s look at the effect on the young to start things off. Media is obviously going to have the largest effect on the mind of a young person.Is this new to you? Catch up here The younger the person, (more…)
August 4th, 2012 by admin
There are many roles that media plays within the life of each person. Despite the station in life that a person might be coming from, media likely plays a huge role in more than just one way.
Media is obviously used to inform. This is one of the oldest uses of media. From the time the working adult, or school bound young adult, wakes up each morning they turn to the media for information regarding what is current.
Media is used to educate people. From schools using computer software and videos to (more…)
August 3rd, 2012 by admin
Technology is one of those things that keeps improving every day. One very useful electronic product is the computer. These have come a long way over the past so many years.
The computer started out as a big monitor that had to stay in one spot. This was not very convenient for people who needed to bring a computer with them. A little while after the laptop came into existence. These were greatly appreciated and (more…)