Gone are the days your mother pulled out a video camera to capture you blowing out your candles on your birthday. Instead, we have this computer sort of gizmo thing that seems to capture, read, synthesize and detect anything and everything we do, aka the iPhone.
Scary enough, the iPhone has managed to become a magnified complexity and is still is increasing and intensifying in technological advancements, but importantly as mentioned in the lecture, it is something that has undertaken “the flow of content across multiple media platforms” (Henry Jenkins).
Convergence, this non-linear process, which has given birth to such unpredictable forms of mediums, such as the holy grail of all technology, the iPhone.
‘The medium is the message’