Big media is a term sometimes applied to the predominant Media organisations in the United States. In Broadcast media, it may refer to the oldest and largest television networks, such as CBS, ABC and NBC. In Newspaper publishing, it may refer to influential newspapers, such as the New York Times and The Washington Post.
Big content and the copyright wars
Recent developments related to BitTorrent and peer-to-peer file-sharing have been termed by media commentators as "copyright wars", with The Pirate Bay being referred to as "the most visible member of a burgeoning international anti-copyright—or pro-piracy—movement".
Notes and references
- Turner, Ted. "My Beef With Big Media", Washington Monthly, July 2004. Retrieved on October 27, 2004.
- Thomas, Cal."The big media votes", The Washington Times, October 26, 2004. Retrieved on October 27, 2004.
- Sarno, Sarno (April 2007). "The Internet sure loves its outlaws". Los Angeles Times.
- Mitchell, Dan (August 2006). "Pirate Take Sweden". The New York Times.