MEDIA NOW, Eighth Edition, empowers you to think critically about the media and its effects on culture by providing a thorough understanding of how media technologies develop, operate, converge, and affect society. MEDIA NOW prepares you for encounters in the expanding fields of the Internet, interactive media, and traditional media industries through engaging, up-to-date material that covers the essential history, theories, concepts, and technical knowledge you need to thrive. Extensively updated in a new eighth edition, MEDIA NOW provides a comprehensive introduction to todayas global media environment and ongoing developments in technology, culture, and critical theory that continue to transform this rapidly evolving industry and affect our daily lives. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Infrared transmitters, similar to those in TV remote controls, track the position of the controller and another sensor keeps track of how fast the controller is changing its speed. A Bluetooth connection similar to those that connect ahands- freea cell phone ear pieces relays signals from the ... allow gamers ONE LESS REMOTE CONTROL Microsofta#39;s Kinect for the Xbox 360 uses a to interact with figurines andanbsp;...
|Title||:||Media Now: Understanding Media, Culture, and Technology|
|Author||:||Joseph Straubhaar, Robert LaRose, Lucinda Davenport|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2013-01-01|