Monthly Archives: September 2012

New Technologies: The Disruption

In today’s class we covered three media discussed in the first half of the Tim Wu book The Master Switch: telephone, radio, and motion pictures. All three media ushered not so much revolutions in the media industries but disruptions to … Continue reading

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New Technologies: Bits and Bytes

In today’s class, we covered a few basic concepts behind digital technology. The first was the fundamental building blocks of all digital communication. The binary digit or the bit is the single unit, representing either on or off such as … Continue reading

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