In ancient times, the media used to transmit its content with television and radio only, and it includes audio and video formats to entertain its audience. But, by the passing time, the journey of broadcast media is commendable to watch as no one had an idea that the wave of digital technology has about to explode, which will affect the broadcast media in a very positive way. Today with the help of technology, the media has many channels to transmit their contents.
If anyone sits to count the channels by which a media wants to release their message, it will take a lot of time to count every possible channel. No can imagine even 10-15 years ago that technology will bring this type of positivity among the people. There are several channels by which media can drop their message to their audience, like social networking sites, television, online streaming videos, blogs, articles, etc.
These are the usual ways, but apart from it, the channels that the people love to entertain themselves are Netflix, hot star, voot, Disney, etc. These are the platforms that have been developed by the technology, and on these platforms, the media is entertaining its audience at its best. Upcoming paragraphs will highlight the importance of digital technology on the broadcast media.
- The introduction of ATS 3.0 technology brings a change for the television industry
In earlier times, people used to watch their favorable contents on the T.V or the radio. After that, the antenna based networks or the dish T.V network brings a change by which the audience get some channels to watch their contents. But in the present time, with the development of digital technology, people can watch their films, their motivational videos, or everything on their mobile phones with the help of internet media.
The latest versions of smartphones like Samsung, Apple, Vivo, Sony, etc. All mobile phones have functions built-in. Humans can entertain themselves, and the media can reach their audience easily through these channels.
Additionally, it can be said that from buying a piece of newspaper to reach that level of searching news on the internet and get aware of all things happening around you, the implications of digital technology on broadcast media can be observed.
- The introduction of voice-controlled devices
There are well known text-related searches platform on which people can watch their favorable content like Netflix, Amazon, Hotstar, etc. These text-related searches are loving by most people as it all includes more than the 18,000 contents, which spreads awareness, entertainment, to the living room of the humans. But with these text related channels, the expert of digital technology has come up with a thought of inventing a device which will work by the voice-controlled devices, in that device people only have to search by recording their voice.
They will get their related search in front of them to display their mobile phones, laptop, or any other devices. This innovation will take place in 2021, working in smartphones with smart speakers and voice controllers.
This innovation will surely improve the customer and experience and increase accessibility to the video content. For instance, in a survey done by a group of professionals, it has been documented that 60% of humans operate their phones with their voice controller devices because they are fond of using this innovative technology, as no one wants to work hard in the present time, everyone wants to work smart.
So, by going through these observing actions of today humans, it can be said that the voice search device is about to set deep roots will keep extended its use from the beginning of 2021.
- Social media plays a significant role in the broadcast media
The easiest way for the media to reach their audience is the use of social media. As everyone knows, social media is the platform used by every other individual in their daily life span. On social media, there are several channels like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc., from which the media can spread theirs in everyone’s mind. On the other hand, they use filters and breathtaking captions while posting their content on social media, which attracts the people at its most and compel them to watch their content.
- Broadcast media has changed with the introduction of OTT
OTT has brought a revolutionary change in the broadcast industry. As advanced picture quality and reaching the audience with its video quality through digital communication channels, it has given a complete makeover to the broadcast media.
- Now have a look at how the OTT works?
It is a creative way of delivering content to the audience. Anyone who wants to watch film, music, or any motivational video, the OTT platform can satisfy you with its beautiful features of entertainment. It does not require a traditional cable system or antenna-based network, or any other satellite-based network.
All you need is a smartphone, laptop, or a smart T.V with an internet connection to access the OTT app. Once you download the OTT application, you have to log in to it, search for your favorite audio-video content, and then enjoy its entertainment. There are no stumbling blocks of downloading any content, as without downloading, you can watch any film or serial or whatever you want on it.
Besides, today, if we observe the innovation and disruption in broadcast media, then we can say that the media industry is impacted almost by every direction of digital technology. And this is only the beginning. There are many more gadgets and breathtaking devices that will take place in the future and positively impact the media industry. So, everyone should expect more shake-ups shortly.
The final saying
To sum up, it can be said that digital technology has changed the shape of broadcast media at its best. As compared to earlier times, the broadcast media is different, as it brings the easiest way for the media industry to reach their audience. Therefore, it is irrefutable that digital technology is the vital element for the broadcast media.