Reframing the Relations of Media, Knowledge, and Innovation in Society
Edited By Hubert Knoblauch, Mark D. Jacobs and René Tuma
The Internet and Creativity: Children as Prosumersof Online Cultural Content
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The Internet and Creativity: Children as Prosumers of Online Cultural Content
NUNO DE ALMEIDA ALVES, ANA DELICADO, ANA NUNES DE ALMEIDA, AND DIANA CARVALHO
Access to, and use of, Information and Communications Technology (ICT) has become widespread in the last 20 years, in conjunction with increasing diversification of businesses and institutions, products and services, through the World Wide Web. The Internet rapidly became an always-on, easy-to-use tool for activities of everyday life, from work to education, from communication to entertainment. Thus, it is not surprising that computers and the Internet have become fundamental means for production and consumption of culture in contemporary societies. Children are no exception to this trend.