Monthly Archives: October 2015

#EM360Chat – Periscope, is it awesome or scary?

Interested in emerging media technologies? Check out the program’s first #EM360Chat on Twitter held this Friday, October 30th.  Starting at 11 am we will be discussing the new Periscope application, is it awesome or scary? Dr. Elliot King (@ElliotKingPhD) will … Continue reading

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How Safe Is Your Information?

Have you ever wondered how safe your information is when using networks that are not your own? Well, the state of Maryland has got your back. Maryland law signed a bill in the summer of 2015 that makes it illegal … Continue reading

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Lost Between Ignorance and Paranoia

There are some irrefutable facts. We are watched, all the time and in a thousand different ways.   We are cataloged and labeled, our personal data sliced, read, sold and stored.  That data comes back at us in the form of … Continue reading

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Do you feel like someone is watching? They probably are…

How would you feel if you were relaxing, gardening or sunbathing in your back yard and you looked up to see a flying camera watching you? Would you be startled? Would you feel like your privacy is being comprised? I … Continue reading

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Media Piracy Could be the end of Hollywood and the Music Industry

Most have done it, whether it is downloading a movie to watch with your friends and family or if it is downloading the top song on the radio to blast in room, we all partake in piracy. I always hear … Continue reading

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How can media not only bring awareness but also change?

Nonprofit organizations have realized that social media is a major influential platform to bring about awareness to important causes and issues. This push to make people aware through using digital images, videos, writing, etc. has been a necessary step to … Continue reading

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Defining Privatization In A Must Share Zone

The push for privatization is an inevitable adjustment in the regulation of cyber technology, security, and social media expansion. However, it is rather ironic – the push for privatization on a platform that is so diverse, social media outlets that … Continue reading

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