Video Mondays: Percussive Maintenance by Duncan Robson


As a life-long technology trouble-shooter this movie remix is perfect. The only thing that would have been better would be if they had included the first cardinal rule of tech trouble-shooting: turn the damn thing off and walk away! Okay, the first rule actually is: Is the damn thing plugged in? But after that the next one is to shut down and walk-away. Enjoy (and happy Monday).

Convergence Culture: The Power of Media in the Hands of Users


Jenkin’s “Convergence Culture: Where Old and New Media Collide” is part of my course reading and students are always finding great videos of Jenkins on the Interwebs. Here’s a great one that sums it his take on the evolution of media and what it means for the culture and the media industry. Thanks Seann G.