The Effects Of Media On The New Media Society Essay

1411 Words Dec 5th, 2016 6 Pages
Nowadays, we are living in the new media society because of the digital devices are surrounded our lives such as the Internet, iPhone, TV… In fact, it also means we are living in the information society. According to the lecture, we access to information happens through digital technologies (Quintero, Johnson 2016, Information Society). There is no denying fact that we access the news, music, and information come from digital technologies. Meanwhile, new media society change our lifestyle; it changes our way to communication, culture, message propagating, and self-vales get by access digital technologies. New media society not only bring advantages to us, but also exists the negative side in our lives. So, all the media consumers should be aware of about it. This essay will be discussing three parts: psychological effects and social effects of living in the new media society, all media consumers should know and understand, and recommendations about the use of media technologies to media consumers. Living in the new media society can cause the psychological effects. In the reading Is Facebook Making Us Lonely by Stephen Marche that I find out the answers how social media influence our psychological. According to Marche (2012), he indicates people who are using Facebook get much lonelier since there are some reasons. The first one is that the Facebook users are more activity contact with people outside of the household. While the people who have the unhappy family…

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