“Social media use within broadcasting is a trojan horse to collect data” Tom Weiss, ceo of TV Genius during TV Genius’ business session ‘Viewers Like This: Measuring Engagement Through the Power of Social’ at IBC 2011.
“The future of TV. Distributors will certainly play a role in the future of TV, but we believe that three potent forces will be far more powerful in shaping that future: consumers, advertisers and content owners.” Jason Kilar, CEO Hulu, 2011
“It is not only that the supply of broadcasting facilities preceded the demand; it is that the means of communication preceded their content” Raymond Williams – Television: Technology and cultural form (1974) (Google Books) Raymond Williams – Television: Technology and Cultural
“Success will come for the service that is pervasive across all platforms. It will be the guys who don’t try to strategically ‘own’ users, but who make good hardware with social connectivity so you can see what your friends are watching.