India’s internet traffic surges to new all-time high, new numbers show

India's Internet traffic surged by more than 20% on Friday, hitting the all-year high of 4.7 billion visits, marking a new record for the country.The number of visits surged from 4.5 billion in January to 5.7bn in November, while the average speed on Indian roads rose from 1.4 to 1.8 megabits per second.The country's GDP grew by 3.2% in the three months to November, the fastest rate in the world,...

Leeds is the new online marketplace for media in America

Leeds, a marketplace for the online media marketplace Leeds announced on Tuesday that it will launch an online marketplace called MediaMarket, aimed at creating a new way for consumers to discover, purchase, and stream new and used media.The move will be an opportunity for the company to further expand the reach of its new platform, which it said will allow consumers to find the media they want...

How to use an Overdrive Media Marketplace to find the best media content for your business

Overdrive media has been around for nearly 20 years.It allows consumers to buy and sell content from publishers, and the platform offers a wide selection of media products for both individuals and businesses.But there's another platform out there that has recently caught the attention of people who are looking for ways to make money on their own websites and apps.The company is called Overdrive...

A $4 billion deal to acquire AOL Media Group could bring its content to U.S. TV channel CBS, experts say

ABC News has learned a major deal between the entertainment conglomerate and CBS could bring a CBS TV channel to the U.N. market.Sources tell ABC News that CBS will acquire AOL's online and mobile video business and AOL Media's social media properties, which are key assets in a potential CBS U.K. channel.A CBS spokesperson did not immediately respond to ABC News' request for comment.CBS is a...

Media markets: How we calculate the cost of content

Marketplace.com is a popular online marketplace for content, including movies, TV shows, music, and more.But for some of its advertisers, it's not as simple as finding the best price on an ad, paying the best possible price for the content, and then seeing the ads go away.In some cases, Marketplace's prices are so low that many consumers are forced to resort to buying the ad-free version of the...

Why the media are taking this plunge into the internet age

The media are starting to fall into a new phase of digital disruption.While social media and the web are a big part of the picture, this is becoming a real and growing threat to the entire media industry.For many media companies, it's already too late. With a huge amount of money invested in digital and digital video, the media industry has a lot of catching up to do.This year alone, the...