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SNS Subscriber Edition Volume 16, Issue 24 Week of July 8, 2013



Redesigning Television:

Part I




In This Issue




Redesigning Television:

Part I


The TV Ecosystem Today

Networks vs. Local Stations

The Hardware, and the Little Boxes

Content Is King

The Software


Quotes of the Week




Gene Patents


Takeout Window


The New TV Hardware




In Case You Missed It...

Members Making News


Upcoming SNS Events

& Media Links


In Other House News...


New Members' Welcome

How to Subscribe

May I Share This Newsletter?

About SNS

About the Publisher

Where's Mark?



Book Selection:  China in Ten Words, by Yu Hua (Pantheon, 2011).






Redesigning Television


Although it isn't only about money, it really is all about the money. So let's start with the big number: last year, in the US alone, vendors spent $74B on television advertising.


OK, we got that out of the way.



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