Unformatted text preview: T, ENTERTEINMENT, AND SERVICES MODEL
The ability to deliver digital goods and digital content over the Web has created new
alternatives to traditional print and broadcast media.
There are Web sites for digital versions of print publications, such as New York Times,
or Milliyet .com Newspaper publisher.
Some of the most popular Web sites deliver entertainment in digital form.
Online games attract huge numbers of players. For example: Blizzard Entertainment’s online roleplaying game World of Warcraft earned 1 Billion
Dollars in 2006 alone, from 7 million players worldwide.
You can listen to some of your favourite radio channels such as the BBC or Classic Rock on the web
as well as many independent channels. Because the radio signal is relceived over the Internet, it is
possible to access stations from anywhere in the world.
Service like Yahoo!’s LAUNCHcast and RealNetworks’ Rapsody even put together individualized
radio channels for listeners.
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- Spring '11
- web sites, Internet business models