Media & Technology

exosystem efforts, challenges, & impact

 
Reporting on Suicide: Prevent Increasing Risk , Dr. Alexis Moreno, Wit & Reason  In honor of National Suicide Awareness and Prevention Week, we are publishing a free webinar specifically for media personnel who are responsible for covering suicide. Click here for a downloadable PDF of the webinar slides and access to schedule Dr. Moreno for a complimentary live virtual presentation of the webinar for your staff.

Reporting on Suicide: Prevent Increasing Risk, Dr. Alexis Moreno, Wit & Reason

In honor of National Suicide Awareness and Prevention Week, we are publishing a free webinar specifically for media personnel who are responsible for covering suicide. Click here for a downloadable PDF of the webinar slides and access to schedule Dr. Moreno for a complimentary live virtual presentation of the webinar for your staff.

 

Nielsen's Watch President Megan Clarken Opens 2018 Consumer 360 Conference

Megan Clarken, President, Watch, Nielsen, opened the 2018 Consumer 360 conference discussing the state of the media industry today, the hard work being done to address current challenges and the opportunities ahead.

Era of Heroes,  Alex Honigman, Wit & Reason  A slew of superheroes & villains in our cinema and television might actually be a healthy response to our current environmental stressors? Clinical psychotherapist, Alex Honigman, LICSW, explains the subconscious benefits of comics.

Era of Heroes, Alex Honigman, Wit & Reason

A slew of superheroes & villains in our cinema and television might actually be a healthy response to our current environmental stressors? Clinical psychotherapist, Alex Honigman, LICSW, explains the subconscious benefits of comics.

First Take interviews Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman  First Take ESPN  [VIDEO] Chadwick Boseman discusses the diverse cultural significance of the fantasy/science fiction film, Black Panther.

First Take interviews Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman First Take ESPN

[VIDEO] Chadwick Boseman discusses the diverse cultural significance of the fantasy/science fiction film, Black Panther.

Responding to Sexual Assault in the Industry  Dr. Alexis Moreno, Wit & Reason  It's going to come up while you're on camera, especially if you have a professional or personal relationship with the accused perpetrator. So get prepared on how to report, respond, and take care of yourself when the news breaks.

Responding to Sexual Assault in the Industry Dr. Alexis Moreno, Wit & Reason

It's going to come up while you're on camera, especially if you have a professional or personal relationship with the accused perpetrator. So get prepared on how to report, respond, and take care of yourself when the news breaks.

Box Office: ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Dazzles With $34 Million Five-Day Opening   Audrey Cleo from Variety interviews Michelle Yeoh who plays Eleanor Young on Crazy Rich Asians about the important themes of the romantic comedy and Hollywood stereotypes.

Box Office: ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Dazzles With $34 Million Five-Day Opening

Audrey Cleo from Variety interviews Michelle Yeoh who plays Eleanor Young on Crazy Rich Asians about the important themes of the romantic comedy and Hollywood stereotypes.

‘Game of Thrones,’ Netflix Lead Emmy Nominees  Debra Birnbaum & Daniel Holloway, Variety  Emmy nominees are getting diverse and Netflix supplanted longtime industry leader HBO as the most nominated network or platform??! Check out Birnbaum & Holloway's summary of Emmy Nominees for more!

‘Game of Thrones,’ Netflix Lead Emmy Nominees Debra Birnbaum & Daniel Holloway, Variety

Emmy nominees are getting diverse and Netflix supplanted longtime industry leader HBO as the most nominated network or platform??! Check out Birnbaum & Holloway's summary of Emmy Nominees for more!

Sandra Oh Is the First Asian Actress Nominated for Lead in a Drama Series  Meredith Woerner, Variety  History was made with the 2018 Emmy Awards nominations, which included recognition for Sandra Oh. Oh, who had been nommed five times in the supporting category for her work on “Grey’s Anatomy,” is now the first actress of Asian decent to be nominated for an Emmy for lead actress in a drama series!

Sandra Oh Is the First Asian Actress Nominated for Lead in a Drama Series Meredith Woerner, Variety

History was made with the 2018 Emmy Awards nominations, which included recognition for Sandra Oh. Oh, who had been nommed five times in the supporting category for her work on “Grey’s Anatomy,” is now the first actress of Asian decent to be nominated for an Emmy for lead actress in a drama series!

The Motivational Pull of Television Dramas  Dr. Paul Adachi, Amplifier  Paul Adachi, PhD, shares his work using Self-Determination Theory (SDT) to examine the motivational pull of TV dramas.

The Motivational Pull of Television Dramas Dr. Paul Adachi, Amplifier

Paul Adachi, PhD, shares his work using Self-Determination Theory (SDT) to examine the motivational pull of TV dramas.

Romeo & Juliet In Kigali: How A Soap Opera Sought To Change Behavior In Rwanda  Hidden Brain  [AUDIO] If you want to shape how people behave, you must first change the way they think. Researchers examine if a radio drama could teach ordinary citizens how to spot and then reverse the early stages of the continuum of destruction in Rwanda.

Romeo & Juliet In Kigali: How A Soap Opera Sought To Change Behavior In Rwanda Hidden Brain

[AUDIO] If you want to shape how people behave, you must first change the way they think. Researchers examine if a radio drama could teach ordinary citizens how to spot and then reverse the early stages of the continuum of destruction in Rwanda.

2018's Biggest Social Media Trends For Business  Ryan Holmes, Forbes  QR codes, major networks, & “millisecond marketing." The easiest prediction of all for 2018: change. Make sure to read what's expected.

2018's Biggest Social Media Trends For Business Ryan Holmes, Forbes

QR codes, major networks, & “millisecond marketing." The easiest prediction of all for 2018: change. Make sure to read what's expected.

Netflix and Thrive: 4 Ways to Boost Your Wellbeing While Binge Watching  Tchiki Davis, Shine  If you choose Netflix this weekend, at least make your binge more productive by using it to strengthen your emotion regulation skills. Take a look at these four simple strategies!

Netflix and Thrive: 4 Ways to Boost Your Wellbeing While Binge Watching Tchiki Davis, Shine

If you choose Netflix this weekend, at least make your binge more productive by using it to strengthen your emotion regulation skills. Take a look at these four simple strategies!

The Group That Approves Emoji Is Very Exclusive. Here's Why That's A Problem.  Huffington Post  Emoji are used by millions of people around the world, making it the most popular form of visual communication in human history. But the final decision on which emoji we all get to use is in the hands of an exclusive 12 person board.

The Group That Approves Emoji Is Very Exclusive. Here's Why That's A Problem. Huffington Post

Emoji are used by millions of people around the world, making it the most popular form of visual communication in human history. But the final decision on which emoji we all get to use is in the hands of an exclusive 12 person board.

Explaining Media Psychology  Dr. Bernard Luskin, Psychology Today  Bernard J. Luskin, Ed.D., LMFT explains and prepares us for New Times, New Developments and New Opportunities in Media Psychology.

Explaining Media Psychology Dr. Bernard Luskin, Psychology Today

Bernard J. Luskin, Ed.D., LMFT explains and prepares us for New Times, New Developments and New Opportunities in Media Psychology.

Inside APA's Technology, Mind, & Society Conference  American Psychological Association  Take a look at current efforts to understand and shape the interactions of human beings and technology, priorities for future work, and industry collaboration.

Inside APA's Technology, Mind, & Society Conference American Psychological Association

Take a look at current efforts to understand and shape the interactions of human beings and technology, priorities for future work, and industry collaboration.

Cognitive Benefits of Playing Video Games  Dr. Peter Gray, Psychology Today  Peter Gray, Ph.D., shares experimental research that actually demonstrate video-game play improves basic mental abilities. Rejoice, Gamers! ...and maybe consider picking up a controller to catch up, Non-Gamers.

Cognitive Benefits of Playing Video Games Dr. Peter Gray, Psychology Today

Peter Gray, Ph.D., shares experimental research that actually demonstrate video-game play improves basic mental abilities. Rejoice, Gamers! ...and maybe consider picking up a controller to catch up, Non-Gamers.