For this assignment, I chose to analyze a comic about something not too many people think about- the downloading of apps for your phone or your computer. The comic, one of many in the "Dilbert" comic series, portrays a man calling tech support about his surprise over one of the company's apps stealing his information. However, instead of telling the man that they would rectify the situation, "Dogbert" gives the man an option- upgrade to the paid subscription, or have is browser history leaked- showing the dangers of allowing applications to have our information just by simply downloading it.
In this comic, the preiconographic analysis focus is on two men and a dog. The first man and the dog speaking are speaking to each other- both in front