Medium Essay

Medium Essay

Malaysian Small and Medium Enterprises

– SMALL and medium enterprises (SMEs) are broadly defined as manufacturing, manufacturing-related services (MRS) and agro-based industries that employ around 200 full-time employees or have annual sales turnover of not more than RM50mil (Chermaine, 2013). Besides, the term also refer to enterprises in the services, primary agriculture and information and communication technology industries with not more than 75 full-time employees or annual sales turnover of not more than RM20mil. According to the SME Annual Report 2012, small and medium enterprises represent 98.5% of the approximately 78,000 companies in Malaysia, with the remaining 1.5% made up of multinational and public-listed companies….  

Using a New Medium to Present E-book Information

– During my project 3 remediation of project 2 there are a few things that I will be doing in order to reach a new audience using a new medium. The first item that I will explain is my new specific audience that I will be using, which is people that are using print books and are thinking about using e-books. The audiences that I am targeting will need to understand why they will not be able to survive as well as how e-books will take over. I will also be targeting students that will like to use e-books for school….  

“The Medium is the Message”

– “The medium is the message,” uttered by the late media scholar and theorist Marshall McLuhan, and they have been revered and dissected ever since they were spoken. There has been several different interpretations on the premise of McLuhan’s words, and the meaning behind them. The best way to start unraveling his theory, is to get a general understanding of the terms used in his famous quote. In McLuhan’s own words, a medium is simply “an extension of ourselves.” Simply put the medium personifies or enhances what we as humans cannot do on our own….  

The Medium Theory

– A common occurrence in the modern day is people losing faith in their religion. The main reason this happens falls to the fact that events that were once considered the act of a deity , such as specific flight patterns and songs of birds, are now attributed to the ‘gods’ Chance and Science. Without these things being seen as signs from a deity, people perceive no god to exist, and lose their faith. If one assumes that objects and concepts can be rated on how concerned the subject is with material and spiritual ideas, then you can illustrate them on a graph….  

The Medium is the Message: Analysis

– For the purpose of this assignment I have been assessing Marshall McLuhan’s notion that the “medium is the message.” The medium is any technology to improve ourselves, the message of which is the effect of the medium within social living, and the content is “like the juicy piece of meat carried by the burglar to distract the watchdog of the mind.” (McLuhan, 1964.19) Simply so, the content is not the message – although bringing meaning – it is the medium that is in fact the message. In order to test the theory and express my findings I have chosen an aspect of media to focus the theory on….