The Appetizer As the impact of digital evolution continues to hit the music industry, three artists in 2013 made very notable efforts to test the boundaries of what can be done/allowed moving forward into the digtal age. In 2013, Kanye West, Jay-Z, and Beyonce each dropped new albums, and each of them implemented new […]
The Appetizer In an interesting development in business models, Amazon announced the launch of Amazon Studios, a new venture whose goal is to enable aspiring filmmakers easier access to making their dreams come true and breaking into Hollywood.Â
The Appetizer GameStop launched their initiative to rely more on digital distribution for their revenue generation, calling it the “Store of the Future.”Â As part of this initiative, they are selling over 2,000 PC downloadable PC games, along with free trials and other content.
The Appetizer Adobe announced a new platform that will aid in one of the steady trends currently taking place in the media industry– multiplatform content distribution.Â Titled Â Air 2.5, the environment enables developers to create apps that are compatible across multiple platforms, including mobile, tablets, computers, and television.Â
The Appetizer In 2011, Yahoo! will be making a major push of its Connected TV widget platform through the selling of apps.Â Currently, Connected TV is available on multiple television sets by companies such as Sony and LG, however, the apps available have been free.Â