Essays Tagged: "communications technology"

In the last decade, we have seen technology bring worlds and people together in a manner which existed only in our parents and grandparents imaginations.

his same technology that has revolutionized training and development programs. This information and communications technology, which encompasses the Internet, Intranet, and CD ROMS, is not a passing f ... ource of tremendous possibilities.It is perhaps in business and industry where this information and communications technology has had the most impact. Not only has technology "changed the nature of wo ...

(6 pages) 209 1 4.7 Sep/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Laurie Anderson critic of "Home of the Brave"

nces borrowed from mass media culture are re-constructed commentaries on signification, gender, and communications technology. In performance, every action is part of an overall investigation of music ...

(1 pages) 84 1 4.9 Feb/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

E-commerce, shopping on the internet.

between organizations of various types, public administration and customers, using information and communications technology which promises to dramatically alter the structure and processes of commer ...

(4 pages) 473 2 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

Communications Technology: Global Information Infrastructure

Communications Technology: Global Information InfrastructureIntroductionWe are in the midst of a glo ... driven by the convergence and proliferation of information and communication technologies. The telecommunications sector is changing at warp speed, driven by technological innovation that results in ... and alliances between companies with experience in a wide range of information industries from telecommunications to broadcasting to computer hardware and software to publishing. Three major trends a ...

(18 pages) 460 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

A World of Change

y at large. Highdefinition television or HDTV has become one of the most sought after new marketsin communications technology.One of the more amusing bits of levity from last week's Western Showcam fr ... of levity from last week's Western Showcam from Bill Geppert. Vice president, general manager of CoxCommunications Inc.'s San Diego system. During a Cable &Telecommunications Association for Marke ...

(18 pages) 134 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Communication Reform

In the past, it has been shown that with each new wave of breakthroughs of communications technology, there has been a trend towards a change throughout the entire communicati ... is getting more personal, affecting the way that we view the world around us. As a result, the telecommunications industry has fragmented into specialized areas, each being better suited to providing ... ons vying for the space once occupied by only a chosen few. The term deregulation is invoked when a communications market that has been traditionally closed to outside competitors is opened for compet ...

(12 pages) 77 0 4.3 Feb/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Book Review - "Congo" by Michael Crichton.

In the novel "Congo", Travis, head of Travi-Com, a telecommunications firm, sends a group of scientists to the Congo in Zaire to gather diamonds needed to ... oup of scientists to the Congo in Zaire to gather diamonds needed to finish a breakthrough in laser communications technology.The night the scientists spend in the Congo, they set up a camera for Trav ...

(2 pages) 20 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Progress: Good or Bad with analysis of three short stories "The Veldt" by Ray Bradbury, "The waters of Babylon" by Stephen Vincent Ben

Certainly, fifty years ago life was not as easy as it seems to be now.Communications, technology, medicine, living standards are incredibly differentfrom the ones our par ...

(2 pages) 25 0 4.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Virtual Intimacy

society. She mentions the cellular phone in the same group as the Internet, answering machines and communications technology in general. Cellular phones are becoming a growing part in our society, de ... ards her subjects, and makes clear how her audience should see cellular phones and other methods of communications technology. It makes me think how all the writer has to say on the subject does have ...

(2 pages) 295 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Markets & Exchanges

cal•Consumers are able to learn more about foreign trade through advancements in computers and communications technology.•Advertisers are able to create regional and global consumer demand f ...

(2 pages) 130 0 4.3 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

Staff Plan: National Guard Joint Operations Center

s (G1) Section2.Intelligence (G2) Section3.Operations/Tasking (G3) Section4.Logistics (G4) Section5.Communications/Technology (G6) Section6.Comptroller/Budgeting (G8) SectionAs each section brings a d ...

(4 pages) 54 0 3.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

A Report on Case Study Analysis

This case study report is requested by Dr xxx, the lecture of managing communications technology in xxx University . The case study comes from course study guide of managi ... telework also can be a problem for the company to contact the entire workforce.Misunderstanding in communications is a drawback, because of differences in cultural and language among virtual teams.2. ... G.,& Halewood, N. (2006). The role of ICT in doing business. In The World Bank, Information and communications for development: global trends and policies (pp.57-85). Washington D C.: The Word Ban ...

(7 pages) 155 0 3.0 May/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies

Value Chain and Supply Chain Analysis

sts in transportation, lower barriers for trade and investment, and improvements in information and communications technology have made it easier for organizations to operate separate parts of their b ...

(4 pages) 124 0 0.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Critically discuss performance implications of diversity in a team in the light of relevant literature

nging from clothing to shoes to bags and accessories.The lowering of trade barriers and advances in communications technology also play a part in encouraging the use of teams. Firms establish overseas ...

(7 pages) 28 0 0.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

1950s Ideal family vs todays families

hanges are greatly due to the equalization of women's rights and the massive expansion of available communications technology. In many families nowadays both parents work and when the children are you ... echnology has also totally changed the way families operate. Everyone in the family carries various communications devices; pagers, cell phones, PDA's. This allows the family to communicate and operat ...

(4 pages) 56 1 3.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Comparative Essays

Impact of Information Technology in Organizations

technology is also termed as "the information revolution" at many instances and as Information and Communications Technology at other instances. Information technology makes life easier for everyday ... telecommunication enhance the level of communication between organizations as they comprise of telecommunications media and related software that is both wired and wireless and are helpful for Intern ...

(9 pages) 135 0 0.0 Jul/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

What is a media theory for? What practical functions do ideas about media serve?

the twentieth centuries saw media become even more publically accessible. As vital developments in communications technology were made, what we now know as mass media was born. In the late twentieth ...

(12 pages) 20 0 3.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: Art Essays