POSIEL Process Posts

Process Post #12

Every “opinion article” about technology these days begins with “As a result of the technological revolution, this change happened” so yes, this phrase is getting old but it means that it has some truth in it. Technology has impacted our world tremendously and every generation is affected by it in different ways. One major transformation is media convergence. Convergence is a deep integration of knowledge, tools, and all relevant activities of human activity for a…

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POSIEL Process Posts

Process Post #11

With Google owning more than 75 percent of the overall search market it is clear-cut that they are the new leaders. If websites want to appear in a user’s search, then the website must follow Google’s guidelines. As with every public sphere, online communities have their own rules and behaviour. Google is no different. Google ranking system operates upon SEO. So if you want to be seen and known to an audience (customers or users),…

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POSIEL Process Posts

Process Post #10

You might have read, my dad calls me an “OTC” and while I do agree I am a tough cookie, I don’t think my dad meant this kind of cookie.  As I was reading Suzanne’s blog about her experience with Amazon and the breadcrumbs I began reflecting upon all the digital spots that I accepted to collect my cookie crumbs. Wherever there’s free Wi-Fi I immediately log in, ‘oh Starbucks’ wants to track my data…

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Eureka Fitness Mini- Assignment POSIEL Yoga

When 2 World Collide: Yoga VS. Bodybuilding

Can you smell the flowers? Feel the heat? Well not really it’s still Vancouver, but spring is coming! This week in Kim Eureka I’m going to help you get the summer body you always dreamed of But as you already know me, I reject any idea of treating yourself as a body.  “You are not a body, you have a body. You are a soul” But I do understand the desire to look good, feel…

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POSIEL Process Posts

Process Post #9

In today’s interconnected always-online digital world, we can instantly access every piece of information at our fingertips. Yet, the reality is that as we wrap our daily lives ever further in our digital blankets, our understanding of ourselves and the real world around us can be confusing, doubtful, skeptical, or unsure.  As we race towards our digital hustle life, are we losing touch with our ultimate authentic self? Our roots in our undigitized past? While…

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Peer Review POSIEL

Peer Review #2

Global readership is now increasing at a fast scale, we can reach everywhere, anytime. Anyone can become a publisher. As we discussed this week, our digital gardens help us to create a public. A personal place to organize and disseminate a discourse (Michael Warner). With our gardens, we can reinforce each others’ opinions, share a common interest and create relationships among strangers. Pub 101 gave students the space to express their voice and style with…

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Essay POSIEL

Essay 1

Social life has transformed due to technological progress, this transformation has been intensifying at an ever-rapid level. As Moores’ Law proved, digital power doubles itself every two years, creating stronger and more sophisticated technology. One of the biggest digital revolutions is social media, it allows people to connect wirelessly to every group and create a virtual discourse from any location. Ever since social media appeared, people have been connecting and interacting on a cross-national level. Platforms such…

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Mini- Assignment POSIEL

Dear me, will I be my valentine?

It doesn’t matter if you are single, dating, married, engaged. True love can only be experienced if you love and accept yourself. So before you go and buy all the flowers and chocolate for your significant other, treat yourself with what your heart craves. Love yourself first because that’s who you’ll be spending most and the rest of your life with. I wish all of my imaginary readers happy V-Day! And if your heart craves…

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POSIEL Process Posts

Process Post #5

As our world continues to shift into a technological world, more and more services will inevitably begin to immigrate onto online platforms as well. Since these systems are relatively new they are still being researched. There is more thing that we don’t know about them than what we think. Technologies are a complex infrastructure but their impact on humanity is tremendous. As we read in “Contents May Have Shifted”, social networks are changing everything. From business…

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