Sacramento CBS News Channel Features China Video

October 21, 2014

The Car Czar featured my China documentary and interviewed me. Check it out.         http://gooddaysacramento.cbslocal.com/video/9990730-car-czar-kandi-car/

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Seeding Your Video in the Online World

February 11, 2014

Liu-Thompkins’ (2011) research found that a need for a “big seed” strategy (using many seed viewers) depends on the video’s quality. A seeding strategy involves determining how many initial viewers (seeds) to disseminate a video and what type of viewers to choose as seeds (Liu-Thompkins, 2011).  As these seed viewers are responsible for the initial […]

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Huffington Post, The Atlantic, Top Gear and more feature China video

January 29, 2014

Here are the latest media outlets to feature my video on China electric vehicle vending machines: Huffington Post article; http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/01/27/china-electric-car_n_4659419.html?1390838157 Top Gear article; http://www.topgear.com/uk/car-news/china-introduces-ev-vending-machines-2014-01-28 The Atlantic and James Fallows; http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2014/01/thursday-late-night-reader-eight-ways-of-thinking-about-china/283309/ Vending Times; article

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The Forwarding of Your Video by Viewers

January 29, 2014

USC Professor, Henry Jenkins’ work starts from the premise that people are making conscious decisions to aid the circulation of certain content because they see it as a meaningful contribution to their ongoing conversations, “a gift which they can share with people they care about” (Usher, 2010). Teixeira (2012) finds two common traits in people […]

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A couple more media outlets picked up the China vid

January 25, 2014

One of my favorites, Wired Magazine, featured my video yesterday! I definitely geek out to their magazine from time to time. So a big honor for me! Check it out: http://www.wired.com/autopia/2014/01/electric-car-vending-machine/ Also, Business Insider, featured the video. http://www.businessinsider.com/chinas-electric-car-vending-machine-2014-1

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I love when my stories are poached by the US media…

January 22, 2014

Today the Associated Press basically poached my entire story (shots, script lines, structure) and made no mention of my video. I’m okay with it. It’s now showing up all over the media including USA Today. See for yourself. AP Story (from today): http://www.usatoday.com/videos/tech/2014/01/22/4776079/ My story (from Nov. 19):

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