From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from The media)
Jump to: navigation, search

Media may refer to:

Physical means[edit]


  • Media (communication), tools used to store and deliver information or data
    • Advertising media, various media, content, buying and placement for advertising
    • Broadcast media, communications delivered over mass electronic communication networks
    • Digital media, electronic media used to store, transmit, and receive digitized information
    • Electronic media, communications delivered via electronic or electromechanical energy
    • Hypermedia, media with hyperlinks
    • Interactive media, media that is interactive
    • Mass media, all means of mass information and communication
    • Multimedia, communications that incorporate multiple forms of information content and processing
    • New media, the combination of traditional media and computer and communications technology
    • News media, mass media focused on communicating news
    • Print media, communications delivered via paper or canvas
    • Published media, any media made available to the public
    • Recording medium, devices used to store information
    • Social media, media disseminated through social interactions
    • MEDIA Programme, a European Union initiative to support the European audiovisual sector


Fine art[edit]

Life sciences[edit]


United States[edit]


  • Media (castra), a fort in the Roman province of Dacia
  • Media (region) a region of and former empire based in north-western Iran, best known for having been the political and cultural base of the Medes and other ancient Iranian people
  • Media, Africa, an Ancient city and former bishopric, now a Latin Catholic titular see in Algeria

Other uses[edit]

See also[edit]