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Literature Review: Convergence in the Contemporary Communication & Cultural Industries

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Literature review on one of the issues covered by the lectures in weeks 1-5. Incorporates the subject readings with additional academic articles. The literature review summarises, compares and evaluates arguments presented relating to convergence in the area chosen.

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Computing Technology Digital media File sharing Intellectual property law Collaboration Internet culture Produsage Legal aspects of file sharing Technological convergence Peer-to-peer file sharing Copyright infringement
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Computing Technology Digital media File sharing Intellectual property law Collaboration Internet culture Produsage Legal aspects of file sharing Technological convergence Peer-to-peer file sharing Copyright infringement
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The widespread growth of new forms of digital technologies has resulted in an era of user-led content production, also referred to as ‘produsage’ (Bruns 2008). As such, these new modes have had momentous influence on the industry, consequently playing a pivotal role in promoting a change within the cultural standing of television in Australia. This review investigates two predominate forms of produsage that are currently affecting the television industry, that being the issue of piracy and file-sharing channels. It looks closely at alternate online distribution vehicles that have developed due to the emergence of contemporary ci...
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