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In “Convergence Culture” by Henry Jenkins, Jenkins describes the term, convergence culture, as “the cooperation between multiple media industries, and the migratory behavior of media audiences who will go almost anywhere in search of the kinds of entertainment experiences they want.” Convergence culture is where old and new media collide to provide numerous forms of access to information and entertainment. I believe that with the current technological advancements and the globalization of cultures, we are at the apex of convergence culture. Most people nowadays use various forms of media and technology to access, post and share information. Nowadays, with technological advancements, there are multiple ways to access something such as a movie. One can watch a movie at a cinema, on their TV, on their laptop, on their portable DVD player, or even on their smartphone. Smartphones, now carry a multitude of different functions ranging from their
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