Mindblown: a blog about philosophy.

  • Fact Checking

    Fact checking is a very important part of consuming media especially today. With the rise of influencers and social media, fact checking is crucial before you believe anything you read on the internet. Fact checking is the process of using multiple sources, usually from multiple areas of the internet, to cross-reference something you read or…

  • My Media Diary pt. 2

    6:30am- I woke up and checked my phone to see what notifications I had. Soon after I got in my car to go to work so I turned on Spotify. I know that Spotify uses the songs I listen to to give me song suggestions and playlists for later. 11am- During my break at work…

  • My Media Diary

    For this assignment I recorded my media usage on August 24, 2023. 7:45am- woke up and got ready to drive to work where I listened to Spotify. 10ish- I took my break at work and scrolled through TikTok, Instagram, and replied to some Snapchats. 1pm- I got off work and had to drive to an…

  • AI

    I have never truly used AI before this assignment and it was very interesting to see what it was capable of. I had a job with a social media management company for about a month and while I was there I used AI a little bit to make the captions for some of my posts.…

  • My College Journey

    This audio recording follows my college journey. I am currently a Junior at Arizona State University taking online classes but I have not been here the whole time. I actually started off in 2020, the year of Covid, at a small college in my home state of Iowa. I started there as a psychology major…

  • My Career Goals

    Hey everyone! This week I wanted to talk about my career goals. I am currently majoring in digital audiences at Arizona State University which is basically a social media management or marketing degree. With that, I have many options for a future career. I would be very happy to manage or work with any brand’s…

  • First post! Media Literacy:

    Media literacy is something I was familiar with before this class but I definitely didn’t know what it really meant. According to NAMLE, media literacy is the ability to encode and decode the symbols transmitted via media and synthesize, analyze, and produce mediated messages. This is one of the more broad definitions of media literacy…

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