Category BCM240

Oi mate I know you’ve seen it ay.

Thanks to its first introduction on Facebook in mid 2013, our texts and many other posts online more often than not allow you to see when your message has been “seen” by the other guys in the team, girls in the lab or group members who aren’t pulling their weight. I’ve always thought that this […]

Australian Movies? Australia, move over.

I love Australian Television. Offspring, The Hollowmen, The Librarians and Please Like Me just to name a few. For me however this love for Aussie drama and comedy is not something that spreads across to the movie sector. This is a sentiment that the CEO of Screen Australia, Graeme Mason recently spoke about, saying: “Australians are […]

‘This lecture is so gr- whoa look at how cute this dog is!’

Multitasking is something that has become a necessity in our lives. Multitasking is a requirement, and we often do it without even realising. Driving for example, changing gears and head-checks are both prime examples of multi-tasking in everyday life. Technology in the classroom has grown immensely over the last 5 or so years. There has […]

Throwback Thursday: High School Internet.

Thinking of being regulated with regards to the use of technology led me to one particular place where, at least for those my age, the use of things like laptops and phones was very heavily restricted. High School in the mid 2000’s was an interesting time for technology in the public setting. It was restrictions […]

Stop that Jacob, we’re in public!

Public Space would have first been defined for me at a very young age, with my mother having to tell me to stop misbehaving because we were “in public”. I like to think that I wasn’t the only person this happened to, and I’m willing to bet that a large number of us had our […]

Hitting the Cinema

The movies, at least when I was growing up, were an exciting thing to do – From the first movies where you were taken to as a kid, to the movies you try to sneak into because your friends are all 15 but you are not. Movies are often seen as a social gathering, getting […]

NBN: It’s alright I guess.

Internet in the home has been a very fast moving development in our modern world, growing fast and faster as the technologies that allow us to access the Internet develop. At first it was a luxury, with that dial-up tone that we have grown to despise telling the anyone around that “Hey, look over here. […]