TV Broadcasting Revenue Models…

Σεπτεμβρίου 13, 2006

0   Television has undergone three distinct periods of development since it replaced radio as the major entertainment media of the household in the 1950’s: The first period was characterized by viewer passiveness inasmuch as the market was dominated by few players, as in the case of the USA and Australia, or was generally dominated by […]

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Digitilization of the broadcasting value chain and the consumer/viewer…

Σεπτεμβρίου 11, 2006

0   Fast and cheap broadband connections operated by easy to use low cost devices, modular content, and shared computing resources that provide mobility are having a deep impact on the global economy and its social structure. Customers becoming end users, increasingly take cues from one another rather than from institutional sources like corporations, media outlets, […]

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Porter’s literature… review

Σεπτεμβρίου 7, 2006

3 Porter’s Basic Concepts The concept of “industry”, as it has been recorded in all of Porters writings, is the field where different factors, forces and dimensions influence and shape competition. Porter strongly believes and supports that the structures of industry and the forces of competition drive the wins or losses of the firm. Defining […]

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Lagging in technology creates opportunities…

Σεπτεμβρίου 6, 2006

0    We have heard a lot about next generation TV, and next generation TV viewer which, fingers crossed, will become online consumer of the programmes that he misses over his seven days routine, creating a market for movies on demand, real-time movies on demand etc. Interactive services under this perspective are going to be […]

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Is technology embeded in social behaviour?

Αύγουστος 5, 2006

0   Do you know why things are really happening in people’s life’s…? Well nobody does and every time somebody claims so with a believable myth, communities declare him god; which of course he is not.  Recently, it came in my attention a very interesting analysis that I am prohibited to reproduce. A good friend of mine sent […]

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Content vs Technology…

Ιουνίου 26, 2006

1   Since 20 years ago when I was studying computer information systems, I had an understanding of technology as a context to deliver results efficiently and effectively shortening the workflows of the traditional manufacturing and analogue environment. Many things happened since, the Internet, the servicization of operations, the automation of workflows, the mobility in the […]

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Centralcasting, servicization of operations management and globalization…

Ιουνίου 21, 2006

0   A theory perspective  Author: Apostolos Tsorakis Operations management focuses on carefully managing the processes to produce and distribute products and services. Slack et al, (2001), clarifies that the operation function of the organization is the arrangement of those resources which are devoted to the production and delivery of its products and services however, not […]

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