Thoughts on Technology…

January 8, 2009

What technology can do is not only bring us back full circle to an oral/aural tradition, but also pick up and integrate it with written and visual meanings. Properly balanced with hyperlinks, emoticons, and other embedded affordances, technology could help create messages that are content-rich with multiple channels of information that are geared to meet the needs of a wide variety of recipients with their different reception and cognitive styles.

CECS 6200 discussion of Walter Ong, October 2008