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Reel Life vs. Real Life: How Software Developers Share Their Daily Life through Vlogs [article]

Souti Chattopadhyay, Thomas Zimmermann, Denae Ford
2021 pre-print
Through these vlogs developers share a rich perspective of their technical work as well their personal lives.  ...  Would developers at a software company prefer to show activities to different extents if they were asked to share about their day through vlogs?  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS We thank the developers who shared their stories on YouTube and the respondents to our survey.  ... 
doi:10.1145/3468264.3468599 arXiv:2107.07023v1 fatcat:eltdmstx6zhvnki3os3mps5rh4

Connecting students with the workplace [chapter]

Masuma pervin Mishu
2018 Shaping Higher Education with Students  
We would also like to acknowledge the support of all the UCL researchers who made this initiative possible, their names, titles and research areas can be found at http:// www.ucl.ac.uk/ brainsciences/  ...  This approach can be utilised to put students in almost real-life research scenarios, or in some circumstances combine their academic studies with real-life projects.  ...  By engaging students in learning through research, with a focus on real-world output and interactions with real-world partners, the students gain a variety of skills that prepare them for life after their  ... 
doi:10.2307/j.ctt21c4tcm.13 fatcat:jh7og6mepneohggu3mcfkh33q4

Entertainment Architecture: Constructing a framework for the creation of an emerging transmedia form

Woitek Konzal
2012 Cultural Science  
Content can bleed from media into real life and back ad infinitum.  ...  But what about real-life components? Marika of The Truth About Marika traveled Sweden for 8 months in 2007 and interacted with Swedes all over the country. How can this be sold?  ... 
doi:10.5334/csci.50 fatcat:bbb2zypthzffja6hqkqh7byy7e

That's not How It Should End: The Effect of Reader/Player Response on the Development of Narrative [chapter]

Lynda Clark
2017 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
This thesis, in part, seeks to explore the veracity of this idea through a creative-critical comparison of key examples of Victorian serial fiction and modern episodic videogames, and through the creation  ...  videogames; and how techniques relating to characterisation, character death and endings operate within serial and interactive forms.  ...  a game of wish fulfilment, and also implies dissatisfaction with their real-world life.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-71027-3_42 fatcat:tmfomiutanh5lhjufvkpp537am

IJSD Volume 9 2018 Screening the Skin: Issues of Race and Nation in Screendance Full Issue

Melissa Blanco Borelli, Raquel Monroe, Harmony Bench, Simon Ellis
2018 The International Journal of Screendance  
Selling Out vs.  ...  It's different (in daily life) when I'm not in a studio, and I just want to hide, not interact. MICHAEL: Do you think that's a cultural thing? ABBEY: It could be.  ...  By turns reflective and visceral, Abbey depicts the interior life of a sheltered young Filipina alone in a university dance setting in middle America.  ... 
doi:10.18061/ijsd.v9i0.6460 fatcat:dg7xzi7qpzd4vdwgyxyqf6ulqy

BEAUTY, BRAINS, AND BOLDNESS: A CRITICAL DISCOURSE ANALYSIS OF INFLUENCER-EDUTAINER JACKIE AINA'S "UNPOPULAR OPINIONS" [article]

(:Unkn) Unknown, University, My, Andrew Iliadis
2021
balance their dual responsibilities as influencers and educational entertainers.  ...  Notably, several of the videos on her YouTube channel contain "Unpopular Opinions" in their titles.  ...  Therefore, influencer-edutainers like Aina engage with ideology through their discourse daily.  ... 
doi:10.34944/dspace/6533 fatcat:sesqdbyiajeetocyswocnlyzoi

References [chapter]

Yrjo Engestrom
Studies in Expansive Learning  
Ultimately, it aspires to be much more than that, because ultimately it aspires to reinvent daily life as whole.  ...  How widespread are these developments?  ...  The goal that they envision is "gaining collective, participatory control over the imaginary processes through which our identities and desires are instituted."  ... 
doi:10.1017/cbo9781316225363.012 fatcat:wcflblqtnjguxmvyydekqytjay

Reel Girls: Approaching Gendered Cyberviolence with Young People Through the Lens of Participatory Video

Hayley Crooks, University, My, University, My
2018
This theoretical approach is used to examine how the social norms in the discourse communities of social networking sites that girls outline in their descriptions of cyberv [...]  ...  in these spaces, how notions of publicity, privacy and context-specific communication in social networking sites factor in girls' descriptions of platform architecture, and how platform architecture often  ...  For example, Annabelle (16) had this to say: "It helps you learn about how real people react to the whole problem and all, giving you a real-life sort of perspective."  ... 
doi:10.20381/ruor-21965 fatcat:jwonak4tbbgm5jv4sk6soltsna

Exploring the perceptions of PGCE students regarding the potential utility of blogging for teaching and learning

Frederik Willem, Matthys Knoetze
2017 unpublished
Despite evidence of passive attitudes and consumption-focused practices in terms of online learning, data suggests developing possibilities of blogging for language and content learning.  ...  This study aims to explore pre-service teachers' perceptions of the utility of blogging for learning, with consideration of their professed understanding of the potential thereof compared to their own  ...  In diversity and inclusivity we learn about how a child's background can affect their learning, their school life and social life.  ... 
fatcat:fopvx563rbcmtmcszyhsmqw6ga

Understanding childhood and play in the post-digital age

Elizabeth Lucy Nelson
2021
Formulating a hybrid paradigm that draws on the social sciences and the humanities through new materialist perspectives of entanglement and "more-than-human" approaches, the study questions how children  ...  Working with 18 children aged 6-13 years old in two schools and one afterschool care centre, I use creative methods of filmmaking to examine how children perform and produce their experiences of childhood  ...  , maintaining social and familial connections, or simply facilitating and enjoying daily life" (2016, p.6 ).  ... 
doi:10.5525/gla.thesis.82302 fatcat:72oiwfrupfgwxpuzdvjvfcjagy

Dividation – Generative Music Video Editing

Julia Stefan, University, My, Andrew Brown
2018
These concepts served to support the subsequent development of algorithmic approaches to music video editing and their implementation and testing in Dividation, a prototype software system utilised to  ...  that editing practice is currently most successful when relying on substantial human input because music videos depend on a large number of parameters describing both musical and visual features and their  ...  Editing will become the writing of a software program that will tell the computer how to arrange … the information on the disc, playing it back in the specified sequence in real time or allowing the viewer  ... 
doi:10.25904/1912/1823 fatcat:pesnsoivcvfavfahnjgfuoeqgm

Cassette Culture 2.0: On how the Cassette prevails in the Digital Age

Benjamin D Duster, University, My, James A Bennett
2021
This thesis explores how the cassette's hybrid significance as a tool for expression and social connection perseveres in the 21st century within a locally, translocally, and virtually connected context  ...  through blogging and vlogging still remains under-researched.  ...  tapes on a daily basis.  ... 
doi:10.25904/1912/4230 fatcat:mhdno5l4tzgd3mxuu2rfrjojfy

My own private radio

Karl Johannes Vsedni
2008 unpublished
Consequently, given in part the ordinaryness of recorded music, there is both a radical profusion and heterogenity to the 'traces' of something better that may be and are encountered through daily music  ...  Das Jahr 2005 markiert damit einen wichtigen Wendepunkt in der Intensität der Internetnutzung und des ra-This Pew Internet & American Life Project report is based on the findings of a daily tracking survey  ...  Musicians in 2008 without access to a full time web developer have few options when it comes to establishing themselves online, but their needs often revolve around a common set of problems.  ... 
doi:10.25365/thesis.2649 fatcat:p5i2ljblavdtpdn5hgddxnfx3a

Remixed, reloaded, recycled

Sonja Maria Waldschütz
2013 unpublished
This diploma thesis focuses on a special kind of fanvideo that can be found on the video sharing-platform YouTube.com.  ...  The main goal was to explore in what particular ways YouTube-fanvideos are capable of working against hegemonic or latent ideologies visible within their source material and beyond.  ...  , and to share their new understandings with others.  ... 
doi:10.25365/thesis.29170 fatcat:jlmceexahvbynpm4kvjpfl6vaq