Digital video next big thing, experts say

MIT Technology Review: “Three digital-media technologies crossed a threshold last year; more than half of U.S. households now have a DVD player, a wireless phone, and Internet access…But what will make the biggest mark on the industry in the coming years? Digital video recorders, predict media executives.”
Susan sez: How many media companies are starting to invest in digital video content? —A lot.
Put the devices next to the boom in do it yourself media, the rise in video indexing, search, hosting and editing companies– and you’ve got some new businesses–and revenue models?–emerging.