Monthly Archives: October 2012

Brazilian Newspapers Resist Google’s News Search

One of the major themes we encountered in this week’s reading is that Google relies on the openness of the web in order to create many of their products, which it can generate revenue for itself. The most prevalent example … Continue reading

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From Disruption to Consolidation

In this week’s class, we looked at four new technologies that once posed threats to the existing technologies of the telephone, film, television, and computing. The disruptions came from a variety of different sources. Two of the disruptions came from … Continue reading

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New Technologies: Internet Technologies

Thanks to everyone who presented today. We covered the evolution of certain significant Internet technologies. We saw the development of the web, where it took some degree of skill to publish on the Internet. However, Web 2.0 applications have allowed … Continue reading

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