Topic: Television and the Internet
Prompt: After viewing the videos and reading the chapters in this assignment, discuss the following questions. Reference at least one in-text peer-reviewed citation as well as the textbook in your thread and both your posts to classmates. You must also include a biblical worldview in either your initial thread or one of your replies. See “Biblical worldview” below. This assignment requires that you use APA format.
1. Discuss what was meant by the “Golden Age” of television. What characteristics marked this era and how have things changed today? Do you still consider television to have any “golden” moments today?
2. The Internet has given us search engines that take us to information, entertainment content, public and private forums, DIY instructions and exploration all the world over. In what ways do having all this information at one’s fingertips improve one’s life? In what ways is this easy access to so many topics and sites detrimental?
3. How do you see the future of shopping changing as a result of the Internet? Consider everything from products from around the world to getting your groceries or your pet supplies.