TITLE

The New Mass Media

PUB. DATE
July 1986
SOURCE
Futurist;Jul/Aug86, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on mass media of the future. Selection of consumers from pay-per-view television; Bypass of theatrical release; Download of choices from teledelivery service; Experiment of a software group in interactive drama.
ACCESSION #
11324586

 

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