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Downloading Torrents 101

(If you don’t want to read about my personal take on torrents you can skip to below the first line break on this post.) People tend to receive new technical terms from the internet with as much enthusiasm as a … Continue reading

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‘A Measure of Faith, Figures for the Future’

A group of 212 young Irish people are surveyed on their views of the Catholic Church.  ‘Another survey of Irish Catholics, what is the point?’, you ask. ‘We’ve heard it all before’, you say. The point is we haven’t, not … Continue reading

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The Time We Travel- Next Stop: Bangkok Hilton

Worse still, handing ourselves over to the infamous Bangkok police force became our only option. The even more infamous Bangkok Hilton jail was suddenly a real possibility in our paranoid, unsure minds. Continue reading

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Interactivity- The Positives and Negatives Interactivity is a topic which is debated and discussed on a regular basis by all involved in online journalism but which has not achieved a satisfactory conclusion. Almost all facets of online journalism have interactivity … Continue reading

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Power of propaganda on the internet

The internet is no longer just an informational source for the public; it has developed in to a 24-hour a day machine, with each corporate cog independently vying for the attention of consumers (the public) and investors (corporate advertisers). Such … Continue reading

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Noam Chomsky

although not primarily a journalist, he is a very important investigator and his popularity has risen dramatically thanks to the avenues provided by the internet. The more I read and hear about this man, the more I am an avid … Continue reading

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Citizen journalism

Citizen journalism is becoming more prevalent and would appear to be going from strength to strength. The quality and abundance of camera phones is a huge contributor to this, now everyone has instant access to recording an event. Mark Little … Continue reading

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