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Topic 2: What you should know about Online Identities

With the online world advancing, the use of the internet is increasing as we find ourselves enveloped in accessible information. We reap the wonderful benefits of this with our abilities to connect with family and friends from around the world, shop online and access endless information. However in doing so we leave behind our own… Continue reading Topic 2: What you should know about Online Identities

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Topic 1

Topic 1: Digital Residents and Digital Visitors

The idea of a societal divide between generations due to technology was originally broached by Prensky (2001) with his proposal of "Digital Natives” and “Digital Immigrants”. The “Natives” represent users who have grown up immersed in technology and alternatively, the “Immigrants” represent the older generations experiencing this technology in later life. The Natives have developed… Continue reading Topic 1: Digital Residents and Digital Visitors