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Where to from here for our Australian film industry?

To start off, how many Australian films do you think you’ve seen? You can find out the exact number through this link.  The problem facing the Australian Film Industry of late is the same problem facing the entire film industry: there … Continue reading

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Torrenting: what other choices do we have?

Growing up, my media consumption was riddled with censorship. As a child I was allowed 1 hour of TV a day – non commercial channels only. When internet use starting playing a role in my life, I was initially not allowed to use … Continue reading

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Multitasking: problematic or a useful skill?

I multitask in all aspects of my life (save when I’m sleeping) and technology has always had a large role in my multitasking. As mentioned in a previous post, I am constantly juggling uni work, social media, google search queries, a … Continue reading

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To capture or not to capture?

Phones have become an extension of ourselves and of how we experience the world. Within this extension is our sense of private and public spaces; mobile phones have effectively enabled the merging of the two. You could be on a … Continue reading

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The Cinema Experience

It was reaching the end of 1995, Pixar’s ‘Toy Story’ was playing and I was to have my first cinema experience. As a kid, going to the movies was a means to have a family day. We’d all go out … Continue reading

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That one time I signed my life away for a pack of Up&Go

A few days ago I agreed (through Sweepstakes) to Sanitarium having rights to my data (what I like, post and follow on Facebook) in return for the chance of winning a large pack of Up&Go. Yes, that’s right, Up&Go. They then requested … Continue reading

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The Coat Hanger Aerial

“There’s this new thing called a television, have you heard of it?” His father enquired as he drove him to his new home from the airport. “Never heard of it”, Peter replied. Peter had spent the first 11 years of … Continue reading

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