Facebook Timeline for Artists (When Platforms Forget Their Responsibilities) | MUSIC:ENTER | Scoop.it

Regular readers will know I’m a big advocate of content platforms and ecosystems. Indeed device based ecosystems such as iTunes, Kindle and xBox are the success stories of paid content. More recently these platforms have been complemented by a new wave of ecosystems by the likes of Facebook and Spotify, that depend upon software and user data for walls instead of hardware. Both sets of ecosystems depend upon 3rd party developer and / publisher platforms for success.