Users like you? Theorizing agency in user-generated content Media, Culture & Society, Vol. 31, No. 1, 41-58 (2009) DOI: 10.1177/0163443708098245 José van Dijck from the essay: To illustrate the complexity of user agency, the recent development of YouTube serves as a case of inquiry. Started as a video-sharing site in 2005 and run by three […]
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December 3rd, 2008 · No Comments · Uncategorized
August 6th, 2008 · No Comments · Uncategorized
What did I pick up from the XML Melbourne Lab feedback? The VD system was described as a “taxonomy of display.” A “recombinant video player.” There was confusion “Is it a content engine or a tag engine? Could we provide clearer context. Another called it “Anti-TV…the opposite of YouTube…not a lot in the house” and […]
August 5th, 2008 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized
Fill manages as described in the program four strategic areas: Internet Broadcasting; Convergence Production; the development of ABC TV Communities, and th development of a contextual websites that support ABC TV programs on the Internet, on hand held devices and emerging platforms…. Fill presented 3 key Me TV areas: Me TV – as content creator (mash up tools; collective contribution Me TV – as viewer Me Tv – as participant (multi-user creating content yourself; i.e storm hawks; ‘fanging it’ ) fanging it is an example of the ABCs push to create UGC content through the creation of distinct communities.
August 4th, 2008 · No Comments · Uncategorized
It was a busy 3 days attending the XML Media Lab in Melbourne “DIY TV”: Video, UGC, Mobile and IP TV content and services conference on the Friday and workshopping the Videodefunct (VD) project in the Lab over the weekend. I have taken a number of notes from the conference keynote speakers which I plan […]
April 6th, 2007 · No Comments · media
The BBC Innovation Labs 2007 covers amongst other things some valid questions on online documentary production. Note ‘UGC’ is an acronym for User-Generated Content. Cross Platform Documentary: The growth of social media services had led to an explosion of new and innovative ways of realising and delivering documentary online. How can films be made, presented, […]