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Magazines and their Web sites

FishbowlNY reported yesterday that Conde Nast will be restructuring its site, which is the online home of both Details and GQ magazines (and once, the late Men’s Vogue). This is probably good news for the world of magazine Web sites, but why did it take until 2009 for a major magazine company to get […]

Media and mediation

I had a brief exchange on Twitter last night with Mark Hamilton (@gmarkham) that began with my query: Can a medium be a medium if it’s not mediated? Is Twitter a medium? Should we theorize a difference between mediated and unmediated media? My thought was that we should keep in mind a clear difference between […]