Wesch vs. McLuhan Briefly

I was intrigued by the video, Anthropology of YouTube, especially because of how prominent YouTube is in my life. Wesch and McLuhan certainly seem to be taking different opinions on the idea of advance of digital technology.  While McLuhan seems to think that in advancing in technology means a loss of something for humanity, Wesch…

McLuhan First Reading

 Something McLuhan stresses over and over again is how electric technology has affected every way we interact with one another, from television to email to Face-Time, so much so, it forces us to evaluate and reevaluate our lifestyles and how we act.  It also pushes us constantly into the media because it is necessary to…