As agile new competitors are born on the web, companies like Viacom and Newscorp are all lobbying hard to protect their franchises and release them from the strictures of regulation that limit ownership and consolidation.
The world goes through cycles. Chapters. We've just come out of the industrial age. We're peering around the corner of the digital age. And we face large problems. Energy. Poverty. Inequality. Healthcare.
Susan-Boyle.com has created a destination where people can connect, share stories, and record videos -- millions of people are flocking to a virtual destination and forming a "flash mob"-style community.