Taking a multisector and multimarket approach, Digital Media Worlds provides an in-depth analysis of the major economic developments of the book publishing, broadcasting, film, music, newspaper and video game industries. The contributors offer a detailed overview of the industries and their dynamics within global telecommunications, media and IT, combining vertical views and a synthetic horizontal approach to marshal facts and document their economic relevance. The collection focuses on core economic and management issues (cost structures, value network chain, business models) and analyses new ecosystems and value chains in global markets such as Asia.Audio books began to be developed and distributed by retailers in the late 1980s, though spoken word albums existed before the ... New channels of distribution ( the Internet) are bringing cheaper and more efficient vehicles and a strong pressure to get rid of ... Amazon launched its eReader Kindle late in 2007.31 In 2008, the online retail giant emerged as the leader in the ... In the two leading markets (US and UK), in 2011, Amazon dominates all other channels by far, with 61% as aanbsp;...
|Title||:||Digital Media Worlds|
|Author||:||Giuditta De Prato, Esteve Sanz, Jean Paul Simon, Palgrave Connect (Online service)|
|Publisher||:||Palgrave Macmillan - 2014-05-14|