Speaking of the transmedia, I think that the most important thing is that with the new platform of the transmedia such as the Internet and smartphone, people have been provided access to the parts of the text that are not available through the TV or the film (Evans 2011). In today’s world, it’s hard to […]Read more "The most successful transmedia case: Star Wars"
Last Friday, I watched all the projects of my classmates. In conclusion, I had two feelings when I was enjoying these works. The first one was that some of those are so creative. The other one feeling was that the imagination is critical for developing a fantastic work. This blog is going to talk about […]Read more "Peer review"
Even if That’s not the case is two minutes short film, but it still took me a lot of time to finish it. During the period of making this project, I’ve experienced some things that I haven’t met before. Besides, I’ve learnt a couple of skills that I couldn’t get in class. In conclusion, the process of creating That’s not […]Read more "Making the short film That’s not the case is an unforgettable experience"
In 2014, there was a global activity which involved a number of people from different countries, the Ice Bucket Challenge. This activity was launched by ALS Association and was promoted on Facebook. The Ice Bucket Challenge has affected China as well, even if people cannot use Facebook here. On some level, the Ice Bucket Challenge […]Read more "Nonprofits avtivities on Facebook"
As the biggest E-commerce company of China, Alibaba, founded by Jack Ma, has already begun to use VR to bloom its business. Last year, Buy+ appeared on the Singles’ day shopping festival, November 11, the biggest shopping festival of China. During the period of this festival, Alibaba announced that VR shopping is no longer science fiction. In a […]Read more "Shopping in the 3D world"
In the article, The app-driven life: How smartphone apps are changing our lives, Gaylord (2013, para. 1) points out that ‘The world has adopted smart phones and tablets 10 times faster than it embraced personal computers in the 1980s, twice as fast as it logged into the Internet boom of the ’90s, and three times […]Read more "How much does it cost to develop a real App?"
Amazon Go is a new kind of retail without checkout requirement. The first store opened on 5 December 2016, in Seattle, the hometown of Amazon. The principle of Amazon Go is same as that of the self-driving car: computer vision, sensor fusion, and deep learning. It allows people to purchase products without using the cashier […]Read more "Amazon Go vs. the low rate of employment and the high rate of security risk"