Future of Netflix, Digital Detox, Beat Boxing
The Matt Townsend Show - Season 5, Episode 139
- Jun 10, 2016 4:13 pm
- 2:21:03 mins
Future of Netflix (16:57) Dr. Amanda Lotz is a Professor of Communication Studies and Screen Arts and Cultures at the University of Michigan. Her research examines the operations of the U.S. television and the representation of gender on television. We’ve all sat down on the couch over the long weekend, turned on Netflix and…. Binged. Before you even realize it, you’ve watched a whole series in just two days. The addictive nature of Netflix is what has launched them as a competitive force amongst major TV networks. Dr. Lotz explains why Nextflix is changing the future of how we watch TV. Liana Tan - Wake Up (39:40) Waking up in the morning can be tough. Student producer Liana Tan explains what you should avoid to have a great start to the day Learning to Balance Virtual and Real World (1:02:57) Holland Haiss is a successful business consultant that mentors and facilitates clients to reach their goals. She coaches on the art of leadership, the value of communication marketing strategies, and how to reach personal and financial goals. Her book is Consciously Connecting: A Simple Process to Reconnect in a Disconnected World. Holland Haiis with some ideas on how to live in a connected world. Meet the Producers - How to Beat Box (1:54:43) Student producers Liana Tan and Caitlin Thomas along with special guest David Waterbury teach Dr. Matt Townsend how to beatbox. Beatboxing is a form of vocal percussion primarily involving the art of mimicking drum machines using one's mouth, lips, tongue, and voice.