EPIC: A Media Future Fantasy

Worth a view, though some of the presumptions are shaky. This Flash movie posits a combination of Amazon and Google (Googlezon) which obviates the traditional mediasphere and poses grave threats to democracy. EPIC 2014. About the filmmaker, Robin Sloan. More on the film and its progression through the blogosphere here…

epicWorth a view, though some of the presumptions are shaky. This Flash movie posits a combination of Amazon and Google (Googlezon) which obviates the traditional mediasphere and poses grave threats to democracy.

EPIC 2014.

About the filmmaker, Robin Sloan. More on the film and its progression through the blogosphere here and here.

Author: John Battelle

A founder of NewCo (current CEO), sovrn (Chair), Federated Media, Web 2 Summit, The Industry Standard, Wired. Author, investor, board member (Acxiom, Sovrn, NewCo), bike rider, yoga practitioner.

2 thoughts on “EPIC: A Media Future Fantasy”

  1. Hey John — thanks for the link! Note that my co-author is Matt Thompson, now online reporter for the Fresno Bee.

    Also note that if the movie’s over the top, it’s because it was designed to scare newspaper editors. (And it did!)

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