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April 2015

Stromae – carmen

Carmen is an animated music video comment on social media, specifically referencing Twitter. It makes strong and unequivocal statements about the effects of social media on society.

Chromebits and Critical Media Literacy

A useful critical media literacy skill is to identify and reflect upon the assumptions that a media text is making about its audience. Google and Asus will release the Chromebit in the summer of 2015. The device is a Chrome PC-on-a-stick that plugs into a monitor’s or TV’s HDMI port. …