How Smartphones changed Sports Photography
The invention of the smart phone has changed a lot of the ways journalism is being done in this day and age. With a powerful tool like an iPhone, an android, a galaxy or a goggle pixel phone a journalist can conduct most of their work with just a cell…
March Madness Photo Story
March Madness is in full swing and both of Michigan's top basketball schools are still dancing in the tournament. Both Michigan State and Michigan were awarded 2 seeds in the tournament and have a very good chance of making it to the final four. Although in the both regions there are hard 1 seeds like Gonzaga in Michigan's region and Duke in Michigan States region.
Are Sports Fans Still Interested?
Over the last couple yeas there have been a lot of publicly funded stadiums approved by cities to watch their favorite teams compete. There seems to be one problem with this though, there are a lot of stadiums not selling out weekly. For example, Little Caesars Arena in Detroit, Michigan…
DATA Visualization Lab
Why does your brain prefer one proportion over another, and how do charts and graphs help us see the answer more clearly: The brain prefers the one with the bigger number. The bigger number not only looks better, but sounds better when you tell people you got a 96…
The Decrease of Copyright Search History
Since the year 2004, the search for accurate copyright information has decreased severely. It does not matter between the difference of Law or Act, the United States population after the year of 2006 has slowly lost interest in the accuracy of copyright. By the year 2016, the value of Digital Copyright Act and Law is under 10 in search engine value. This is another example of how individuals in this day and age do not care about if information is protected by copyright.
Social Media for a Purpose
The crazy new wave form of social media has made different types of worlds change how they do things. Before social media, award shows were very different. People would have to watch the Grammys to find out who won what in a certain category. Now, every time a big award is announced a news outlet will put it on their twitter or Facebook or someone you follow or are friends with will do the same. Just like with the Grammys the world of sports has changed as well. Before social media, people would read articles or columns to see people talking about a specific game or play. Now, while the game is happening reporters and fans can talk about what is happening on a platform where other people can have a conversation with them on the web. This where watching sports has changed with the invention of applications.