The Beauty of Beau Taplin: Micro-celebrity

Often when people think of online personas and 'micro-celebrities', it is often associated with lying and not being truthful about who you really are. You give the best of yourself to thousands of people on the internet often without mentioning the struggles you have faced. Many of these celebrities post photos of themselves, or their food, …

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“How’s your DA going?” “LEAVE ME ALONE!”

Literally my conversation with every other BCM student over the last month. This digital artifact is so hard to keep going. Moving to UOW is basically all user contribution, so it is so tough trying to get people to like it (without being like THAT guy who won't stop posting stupid photos of their cat …

IXM/PRI/RNBU

IXM/PRI/RNBU!!  Mix/Rip/Burn! (I just remixed my own words. What-up) I like to think of remixes as angels that bring back the dead. A lot of popular songs released in the 70s, 80s & 90s are now finding their way back up the charts because of remixing a song or chucking two together. Often remixing proves …

Moving to UOW: Annotated Bibliography Part 1!

Welcome to the first part of Moving to UOW's annotated bibliography! ONE Faces of UOW https://www.facebook.com/facesofuow/photos/a.532791316822978.1073741828.529712440464199/750712075030900/?type=3&theater Faces of UOW is a Facebook and Tumblr page that is designed to express the past and present feelings and goals of students who attend the university. It is platform for individuals who are featured to not only feel confident …

The e-Sports Revolution

If photo link not working, click here. The world of e-Sports has become bigger than anyone could have anticipated, as it is hosted on the biggest platform possible - the internet. Over 27 million people watched the 2015 League of Legends championships compared to National Basketball Association (NBA) finals with only 15 million. It is …