Archive forFebruary, 2012

College students don’t sleep. Professor assign homework, on top of projects. We all know that as a college student you have to balance school work, involvement, and partying. I see 2:00am everyday, but wake up and see 10:00am. I get my eight hours, but what about those who have late night’s and early mornings?   […]

Nike knew exactly what they were doing when they signed Michael Jordan over 27 years ago. Each season they would release the sneaker he would wear throughout his season. Spike Lee led the movement of and coined the phrase, ” It’s got to be the shoes money.”  Apparently it was about the money. After Spike […]

The Playstation Vita

February 23, 2012 | 1 Comment

    In an era where global technology monsters are looking for the next big thing. Sony revamps a handheld classic. For years the Playstation Portable (PSP) was the ideal console for consumers on the go. North America has seen a growth in tablets and the on the brink of the release of the Ipad […]

Briggs Chapter 6

February 23, 2012 | Leave a Comment

A photo says 1,000 words. You know a good picture when you see it and thanks to HD camera phones everyone is a photographer. Disposable cameras are toys of the past. It’s all about digital photography.  It’s easy to take a picture and send it out via social media or enhance it. “The key to […]

Briggs Chapter 5

February 21, 2012 | Leave a Comment

Journalism has truly seen it’s fair share of phases. It’s amazing that the cell phone didn’t really explode until the early 21st Century. Cell phone development has been rapid. Initially you could only make phone calls and then color screens were the new fad. Slowly cameras started to develop and could capture low quality video. […]

Briggs Chapter 1

February 16, 2012 | Leave a Comment

A lot of what we know about the internet just happened. There was that one grade school class that taught you www was the World Wide Web. If you had an aspiring career has a software designer or computer engineer you might have actually taken more interest in the subject matter. Personally, I just wanted […]

Skillset #2: Video

February 16, 2012 | Leave a Comment

The Superbowl is a National holiday for most Americans. Some enjoy it soley for the competitive battle between two teams who have worked an entire season to play on the biggest stage. Other’s enjoy the day for the food and commercials. I had the privilege of watching the game with some young ladies who lost […]

Briggs Chapter 4

February 14, 2012 | Leave a Comment

The 21st century has seen alot of technological growth. The cell phone took strides and has been the foundation for quite a few platforms.  I can remember when texting first hit the scene and you had to do your best to say what you need in 140 characters or less. Social media saw the power […]

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