Media Timeline Exposure

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  • 1st Exposure to Television

    1st Exposure to Television
    According to Merriam-Webster Dictionary, it is an electronic system of transmitting transient images of fixed or moving objects together with sound over a wire or through space by apparatus that converts light and sound into electrical waves and reconverts them into visible light rays and audible sound.
  • 1st Exposure to Radio

    1st Exposure to Radio
    According to Merriam-Webster Dictionary, it is the wireless transmission and reception of electric impulses or signals by means of electromagnetic waves. It is also the use of waves for the wireless transmission of electric impulses into which sound is converted.
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    Broadcasting Media (Television, Radio, Movies)

    According to, it involves electronically and simultaneously sending information containing signals, print messages and audio or video content to a vast group of recipients using television, radio, newspapers, magazines and digital media including the Internet, emails and texts.
  • 1st Exposure to Books

    1st Exposure to Books
    According to Merriam-Webster Dictionary, it is a set of written, printed, or blank sheets bound together between a front and back cover. It could also be a major division of a treatise or literary work.
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    Print Media Exposure (Newspapers, Magazines, Books)

    According to, it is broadly any written or pictorial form of communication produced mechanically or electronically using printing, photocopying, or digital methods from which multiple copies can be made through automated processes.
  • 1st Exposure to Newspapers

    1st Exposure to Newspapers
    According to, it is a publication usually issued daily, weekly, or at other regular times that provides news, views, features, and other information of public interest and that often carries advertising.
  • 1st Exposure to Magazines

    1st Exposure to Magazines
    According to, it is also called as periodical, a printed or digitally published collection of texts (essays, articles, stories, poems), often illustrated, that is produced at regular intervals (excluding newspapers).
  • 1st Exposure to Movies

    1st Exposure to Movies
    According to Merriam-Webster Dictionary, it is the recording of moving images that tells a story and that people watch on a screen or television.
  • 1st Exposure to Youtube

    1st Exposure to Youtube
    Social media app that is an online video-sharing platform.
  • 1st Exposure to Tablet

    1st Exposure to Tablet
    According to, a tablet, or tablet PC, is a portable computer that uses a touchscreen as its primary input device. Most tablets are slightly smaller and weigh less than the average laptop. While some tablets include fold out keyboards, others, such as the Apple iPad and Motorola Xoom, only offer touchscreen input.
  • 1st Exposure to Computer

    1st Exposure to Computer
    Media gadget that is an electronic device used for storing and processing data, typically in binary form, according to instructions given to it in a variable program.
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    Internet Media (Social Media Apps, Online Forums, Media Gadgets)

    According to, it is digital/electronic media of communication that fundamentally use the internet, e.g., social media, web portals, e-mails. With the advancement of technology, there is no doubt that the use of internet media is abundant. It serves certain purposes to its users and assists on where they need it. There is also an interactive feature that allows users to give feedback on the services that this media provide.
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    Internet Media (Social Media Apps)

    These are applications which can either be downloaded and stored on your phone or tablet, or streamed through your internet browser. Social media apps generally involve messaging, photo-sharing and interactive content. (Doyle, 2015)
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    Internet Media (Media Gadgets)

    It takes the form of portable media players, often combined with other devices, such as mobile phones and tablets that allow users to access many different types of media through a single device. There are also gadgets that can be used to better enable media access to other types of devices, such as a computer. (Weisen, 2021)
  • 1st Exposure to Facebook

    1st Exposure to Facebook
    According to, Facebook is a social networking website that was originally designed for college students, but is now open to anyone 13 years of age or older. Facebook users can create and customize their own profiles with photos, videos, and information about themselves. Friends can browse the profiles of other friends and write messages on their pages.
  • 1st Exposure to Messenger

    1st Exposure to Messenger
    Facebook Messenger is a mobile app that enables chat, voice and video communications between the social media site's web-based messaging and smartphones. It is available for iOS, Android, Windows 10 and Blackberry devices and can connect through Wi-Fi or a mobile data plan. (TechTarget Contributors, 2017)
  • 1st Exposure to Wattpad

    1st Exposure to Wattpad
    According to, Wattpad is a social storytelling platform where users connect with your favorite writers, read and write original stories.
  • 1st Exposure to Cellphones

    1st Exposure to Cellphones
    Media gadget that is a phone with access to a cellular radio system so it can be used over a wide area, without a physical connection to a network; a mobile phone.
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    Internet Media (Online Forums)

    According to, it is also called as discussion board or discussion group. It is a website that provides an online exchange of information between people about a particular topic. It provides a venue for questions and answers and may be monitored to keep the content appropriate.
  • 1st Exposure to Laptop

    1st Exposure to Laptop
    According to Meriam-Webster Dictionary, laptop is a portable microcomputer having its main components (such as processor, keyboard, and display screen) integrated into a single unit capable of battery-powered operation.
  • 1st Exposure to Instagram

    1st Exposure to Instagram
    According to, Instagram is an online photo sharing service. It allows you to apply different types of photo filters to your pictures with a single click, then share them with others. While is a rather basic service, Instagram's simplicity has helped it gain widespread popularity.
  • 1st Exposure to Twitter

    1st Exposure to Twitter
    According to, Twitter is an online service that allows you to share updates with other users by answering one simple question: "What are you doing?"