Great Advice for TV Industry

Stephen White, president of Gracenote, succinctly summarizes excellent advice for the TV industry: You Can’t Take Content Away: The outdated model based on controlling distribution is dying. If you force it underground — that is, “illegal streams and downloads” — you’ve lost the battle. Adapt or Die: The millennial generation is addicted to YouTube, on-demand and streaming…

Is TV Taking over the Internet?

The internet is not going to take over TV, says Jeff  Bewkes, Time Warner CEO. “TV [is] disintermediating the internet, taking over the internet, not the other way round.” TV Everywhere, not Internet Everywhere? Bewkes makes several important points in his presentation at the FT Digital Conference in London on April 25, 2013. Bewkes claims,…