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Technical & Social Effects of Multimedia

posted Feb 8, 2011, 3:40 PM by Eddie Woo   [ updated Feb 10, 2011, 3:23 PM ]
The Hardware Demands of Multimedia
  1. For the four categories of IT referred to during the class discussion, research the current standards (i.e. middle of the range) for a multimedia-centric computer system.
  2. Determine what these same standards were five years ago. (This is not so straightforward to work out!)
  3. Identify and describe ten new multimedia-related technologies and services that have been developed (or increased dramatically in popularity) during the last ten years.

The Employment Opportunities of Multimedia

Identify and describe:

  1. Five new jobs that have been created and supported by the multimedia industry,
  2. Five existing jobs that have receded or been made redundant by the multimedia industry.