Hurt – Hydrogen/Roller Mobster/Acid Spit – Hotline Miami 1+2 Soundtrack – BCM112 Digital Artifact

Hurt is the 3rd and probably the final remix in my BCM112 Digital Artifact.

It is a remix of 3 songs from the Hotline Miami 1 and 2 Official Sound track: Hydrogen, Roller Mobster and Acid Spit.

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2025: Hard pressed to find a newspaper?

Without a doubt the shape of modern journalism is changing with new technologies and innovation. But there are areas of journalism how are struggling to change and evolve.

Drone Journalism in action. Photo source: http://www.thedroneinfo.com/2015/05/07/drone-journalism-is-it-a-first-amendment-right/

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A short conversation with Catherine Wilson.

Catherine Wilson is a gifted young writer with a healthy habit of documenting her day’s events, with details about interesting conversations and the pieces she finds in them.

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“The goal is to be happy in my life and with what I’m doing”

I sat down with Cat on Tuesday to talk to her about her interests in journalism but quickly found she had a wealth of writing experience outside the field of journalism and study. She called it stupid but what she told me was far from it.

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Gamergate: Last life for game journalists, full health for gamers.

If you’ve never heard about GamerGate then you either don’t play video games, or you’ve been playing too many to notice it in the media.

GamerGate is a whirlpool of misrepresented facts, feminist/misogynistic slander, and a whole heap of questions about ethics in video game journalism.

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End of print media ≠ End of Journalism

But does the rise of internet news subscriptions and a decline in newspaper and magazine sales mean the end of journalism?

There are lots of unknowns and fears in journalism today such as the rise of citizen journalism and the misinformation that ensues and journalistic ethics and credibility in the public sphere that the Scott McIntyre example has proven.

But one fear that has since subsided in the mainstream publications is the ‘death of journalism’ that online news was going to cause. Print media such as newspapers and magazines have since been made available online and news can now be found from thousands of sources all over the internet.

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Burn Heal – PokeMart/Who killed Mickey – BCM112 Digital Artifact

My second Remix is finally up.

For this one, rather than putting beat samples to a song, I have attempted to fuse two existing songs in a Remix.

It’s different to the first in its own ways, but I’m hoping the third Remix will be even better

Stay tuned.

TFW you realize, we’re all citizen journalists.

Sudden Clarity Clarence

This Clarity Clarence meme was my exact face in the week 8 lecture when BCM112 Lecturer Ted Mitew told us the “We are all citizen journalists”

This meme is simply a representation of this realization.

Of course there are lots of issues surrounding citizen journalism but the first is accepting the fact that we all have the opportunity and means to participate in citizen journalism.