MEDIA it’s a very powerful word in the world, it can do anything in the society because media can travel faster than anything all over the world …….. In general, "media" refers to various means of communication. For example, television, radio, and the newspaper are different types of media. The term can also be used as a collective noun for the press or news reporting agencies. In the computer world, "media" is also used as a collective noun, but refers to different types of data storage options. Computer media can be hard drives, removable drives (such as Zip disks), CD-ROM or CD-R discs, DVDs, flash memory, USB drives, and yes, floppy disks. For example, if you want to bring your pictures from your digital camera into a photo processing store, they might ask you what kind of media your pictures are stored on. Are they on the flash memory card inside your camera or are they on a CD or USB drive? For this and many other reasons, it is helpful to have a basic understanding of what the different types of media are.
The various types of mass media are:
• Television (cable, network, satellite, etc.)
• Film & Video
• Print (newspapers, magazines, direct mail, etc.)
• Electronic (E-mail, the Web, etc.)