Critical Reflection journal 4

Reflection. Throughout the entire semester of studying Transnational Media and Culture Industries, I have so much fun learning about the media and their influence around the world. I have been going through different topics and learned how our living style change the way that media present to us or help us. In the first three... Continue Reading →


Critical Reflection journal 3

Film Festival. Have you been to one? There are over 3000 film festivals happening every year around the world(Follows, 2013). But there are just less than ten of them are well-known to the public and are actually getting attention. However, they should be more pay more attention to film festivals as they have many benefits... Continue Reading →

Week 11: Is IoT the Future?

Small from a smartwatch, to big as a smart home. Internet of Things(IoT) is a very helpful thing to humans' life. IoT is the normal objects in our life that can collect data and process and take action by itself. In our normal life, the most common type of IoT is Smartwatch like Apple Watch. Apple Watch... Continue Reading →

Week 10: the bad side of hacking

Other than white hackers, there are still bad hackers in the world. Which may harm other's privacy or even the society's safety. Black hackers, the opposite of white hackers, is a name for the hackers that do bad things on the internet through hacking. There are so many cybercrimes that involve hacking, such as stealing other people's identity, breaking... Continue Reading →

Week 9: the good side of hacking

Hacking, a word that is neutral but somehow has a negative feeling to the others. Actually hacking is not all for a bad purpose. One of the most important hackers in the history is Alan Turing, a genius in the Second World War. In which Alan broke the code that German have for military communication. He did this by helping out creating a... Continue Reading →

week 8: Social Media and revolutions

With social media, you can talk about anything publicly. And we can also see what the others think and talk about. As social media is a public tool, anything you wrote can be shown to anyone, and they will also affect those who have seen it. A voice is powerful and a pool of voices can make a huge... Continue Reading →

Week 7: power of “speech”

Before the internet is accessible to almost everyone, newspapers play a very important role of letting people get in touch with the community or even the world. Where newspapers have to be accurate to everything it says to the public. After the internet, people can easily upload and update things that are online. And people start posting... Continue Reading →

Week 6: Seriously, Apple or Android

There was a time when Apple was the most innovative phone brand in the world.  Now Apple becomes a big brand and every trendy guy own an iPhone. However, is it still the best on earth? Apple does come a long way to this success. However, most of its success comes from Steve Jobs, the God... Continue Reading →

Create a website or blog at

Up ↑

Creativity is contagious. Pass it on.


Weekly Academic Blog

Alex Chu`s Blog

Welcome to My Weird Blogs


Follow my study journey...