A senior executive of one of the world's most successful gaming software companies has called for the development of an open standard gaming platform. He has also said that in the future gaming will be done over a fast broadband network as opposed to a dedicated gaming console such as the Xbox, Nintendo Wii or the Playstation.
The portable media player market that has seen new iPods from Apple and several new competitors from Sony, Samsung and Toshiba, is forecasting to be a big revenue earner this Xmas with flash based players set to drive sales.
The future of radio could be on your mobile phone with track and artist details, news headlines, weather and competitions sent to the handset according to a demonstration at the commercial radio industry's national conference in Melbourne today.
COMMENT: They may be Australia's largest ISP but one has to seriously question BigPond's systems and their commitment to customer service. After signing up for their so called fast BigPond Extreme service I found that what they promise and what one gets is a million kilometres away from a "good" customer experience.