TITLE

Digital Media Pontifications for the Attention-Challenged

AUTHOR(S)
HULL, RICHARD
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
EContent;May2012, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article shares the author's views on a variety of topics related to digital media. He complains about the alphabetical listing interface of his video-on-demand cable system, the unnecessary attention given to companies who launch mobile device applications (apps), and how online social networking has altered dating.
ACCESSION #
75500000

 

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