The vast amount of Media Tools can overwhelm the mind from everybody, including people who have a near relationship with new media.
For the analysis, I decided to choose more than three new media tools; none of them used before. The rational explication for this selection is the similarly on its characteristics, its uses beyond race, sex or age, and the facility in using it when we know them; also, the professional uses which each of them have
The new media tools selected are mashups, photo sharing sites, quick response codes, real simple syndication (RSS) and social bookmarking. For better understanding and wider explanation of this analysis, my thoughts and my perceptions I worked in an explanatory table; that summarizes, with some images and links, the uses and the pros of each tool.
|New Media Tools||Sum:
Uses, pros and the characteristics that call the attention
|Links, pictures or video that support the appreciation reflected|
|Mashups||– This tool is adequate for personal and professional use.
– Friendly: Has an easy way to handle when creating an entry.
– You can use it as a creator or as a direct user
– You can integrate data, images, videos, or any other source of information into one single tool.
– Professionally can be a tool that effectively causes good impression in a formal presentation.
|Photo Sharing Sites||– Perfect to use for professional purpose.
– Vast tools to handle efficiently and personally your photos.
– Fast to transmit huge amount of pictures in seconds.
– Easier when using it. (friendly)
– Secure way to store images over the time pass.
– You can make others know about your work as a photographer.
– The photos can be classified and described.
– Creating albums is an easy thing to do.
|Quick Response Codes (QRC)||– Extraordinary tool for business.
– QRC is a free, smart and easy tool for marketing your business.
– Easy way to disseminate information.
– Easy to scan and handle.
– The codes can store videos, data, and other info.
– These codes can be sent by any other media tools. Examples are Facebook, email, and others.
– QRC Is easy to download a quick response reader application to a smartphone.
– Public or private sector can use this tool; including health environment, industries, etc.
|Real Simple Syndication (RSS)||– Smart way to be informed about the topics you have an interest.
– Easy to concentrate in the same source the topics of your desire.
– Excellent professional tool.
– Like companies, an individual can use this tool to communicate with your associates, suppliers, stakeholders in general.
– All the information you decide to receive will be delivered directly to you, immediately it is created.
|Social Bookmaking||– You can compile all the links, web pages or any online information on one single place.
– You can make your own notes.
– You can build your library, about your topics of preference.
– Broken links are not a choice with this tool.
– You can share the information stored.
– With this tool reading, research, and sharing is very easy.
– Organize according to your preference is simple.
Image #1: A and B: You can highlight any point of the globe in order to make your point of view understandable. In my case I created an entry for identifying vulnerable points around the world for illegal immigration including: American-Mexican Border; Dominican-Haitian Border, Africa-Europe Border and others; and included links to web pages, blogs and others that support the affirmation of “Vulnerable Points”. I was amazed by the range of professional opportunities one has to validate in a visual way your point of view about any topic.
Image 1- A:
Image 1-B: Illegal Immigration around the world.
Image #2: You have a chance to print or share what you create.
Image #3: You can make others know about your work as a photographer.
Image #4: Creating album is an easy thing to do.
Image #5: You can select your preference for images or pictures in order to receive.
Image #6: Quick Response: An easy way to scan a Code.
Image #7: Creating your code is also easy. Having the chance to access new information or better having the chance of marketing your business directly through Quick Response Codes is amazing; something that many like me, have not taken the advantage before.
Image #8: One has multiple topics to choose.
Image #9: While interacting with the tool, I was surprised when notice that my topics of interest were also included.
Image # 10: The most appealing tool I found related to this issue.