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Author Levine, Robert, 1970-

Title Free ride : how digital parasites are destroying the culture business, and how the culture business can fight back / Robert Levine

Publ Info New York : Doubleday, [2011]
Edition First edition
 CCRI-Warwick  HD9999 .C9472 L48 2011    AVAILABLE
 PC  HD9999.C9472 L48 2011    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  HD9999.C9472 L48 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript x, 307 pages ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction: The online free-for-all -- How Congress created YouTube--and media's big problem -- Facing the music : how the Internet devastated the music business -- Geeks bearing gifts : Google's war on copyright -- The siren song of "free" : why newspapers struggled online -- The revolution may not be televised : how the Internet could kill Mad Men -- Books or Kindle-ing? : How technology could turn the page on publishing -- Moving pictures : can Hollywood conquer the cloud? -- Disquiet on the European front : why France favors art over the Internet -- Blanket protection : turning copyright into copyrisk -- The future of the future : commerce or chaos?
Note A report on how the Internet is significantly compromising the newspaper, music, and film industries offers advice to media industry insiders on how to use innovative solutions to reclaim profits
LC subject Cultural industries
Digital media
Mass media -- Technological innovations
Mass media -- Economic aspects
ISBN 9780385533768