Andrea Sophocleous, Event Reports, Australian Broadcasting Digital Media Summit, February 2014
This event report discusses how digital platforms such as video-on-demand services and social media today often serve as companions to television viewing, rather than replacing it, as many observers had originally predicted.
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The author describes how the U.S. entertainment industry develops the global appeal of its films, TV shows, and celebrities; and how marketers in other industries can benefit from imaginative tie-ins with entertainment programmes distributed worldwide.