Question and answer
media convergence with regard to business, and how has it affected everyday life?
Media convergence, phenomenon involving the interlocking of computing and information technology companies, telecommunications networks, and content providers from the publishing worlds of newspapers, magazines, music, radio, television, films, [ [ [ and entertainment software. Media convergence brings together the ?three Cs??computing, communications, and content. Convergence has occurred at
two primary levels: 1.Technologies?creative content has been converted into industry-standard digital forms for delivery through broadband or wireless networks for display on various computer or computer-like devices, from cellular telephones to personal digital assistants (PDAs) to digital video recorders (DVRs) hooked up to televisions. 2.Industries?companies across the business spectrum from media to telecommunications to technology have merged or formed strategic alliances in order to develop new business models that can profit from the growing consumer expectation for ?on-demand? content. Some industry analysts see media convergence as marking the twilight of the ?old media? of print and broadcasting and the rise of ?new media? associated with digital publishing. Among the major changes associated with digital publishing is the growth of a ?flatter? publishing structure that allows one-to-one and many-to-many distributions of content. ... Please also refer to Media convergence is not just a technological shift or a technological process, it also includes shifts within the industrial, cultural, and social paradigms that encourage the consumer to seek out new information. Convergence, simply put, is how individual consumers interact with others on a social level and use various media platforms to create new experiences, new forms of media and content that connect us socially, and not just to other consumers, but to the corporate producers of media in ways that have not been as readily accessible in the past. ]
Expert answered|Fanboy|Points 990|
Asked 4/15/2012 11:18:26 PM
0 Answers/Comments
Get an answer
New answers

There are no new answers.


There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
23,914,925 questions answered
Popular Conversations
Which was not characteristic beat movement? beatniks Jack ...
Weegy: Individuality was not a characteristic of beat movement. User: Who labeled the idealistic youth of the ...
2/10/2016 5:37:37 AM| 2 Answers
For which of the following would not expect to pay an excise ...
Weegy: For firearms, a person is not expected to pay an excise tax. The answer is B. User: Which of the following is ...
2/10/2016 7:44:54 AM| 2 Answers
Which value is equivalent to 4.5% written as a decimal?
Weegy: .10
2/10/2016 8:59:01 AM| 2 Answers
also called the “Big Stick Policy”
2/10/2016 9:12:06 AM| 2 Answers
What is the reciprocal of 6/5? A. 1 B. 5/6 C. 1 1/5 D. 12/10
Weegy: What is the reciprocal of 6/5? 1
2/10/2016 9:24:14 AM| 2 Answers
evaluate 3^0
Weegy: 0! + 1! = 2 1 + 1 = 2 User: evaluate (4+3)^0
2/10/2016 10:39:41 AM| 2 Answers
Software refers to the physical parts of a computer. True False
Weegy: What is false? Do you have a question for Weegy?
2/10/2016 12:56:35 PM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
Points 311 [Total 708] Ratings 0 Comments 311 Invitations 0 Offline
Points 235 [Total 1042] Ratings 0 Comments 235 Invitations 0 Offline
Points 120 [Total 11293] Ratings 0 Comments 120 Invitations 0 Offline
Points 46 [Total 2114] Ratings 0 Comments 46 Invitations 0 Offline
Points 27 [Total 311] Ratings 0 Comments 27 Invitations 0 Offline
Points 10 [Total 21] Ratings 1 Comments 0 Invitations 0 Offline
Points 4 [Total 904] Ratings 0 Comments 4 Invitations 0 Offline
Points 2 [Total 5] Ratings 0 Comments 2 Invitations 0 Offline
Points 2 [Total 2] Ratings 0 Comments 2 Invitations 0 Offline
Points 1 [Total 2] Ratings 0 Comments 1 Invitations 0 Offline
* Excludes moderators and previous
winners (Include)