Archives for December 2014
In 2014, KASS once again played an active role in increasing public awareness of IP through various IP-related roundtables, seminars, in-house training sessions, and webinars. Here’s a snapshot of what we did:
By Vincent Teh
(To the tune of “Santa Baby” by Joan Javits and Philip Springer)
Santa baby, slip a licence under the tree,
For me, been an awful good boy,
Santa cutie, no license fees and royalties please.
By Carola Monintja
In this 21st century, globalization is part of our life. Our daily needs are no longer solely food, clothes, and shelter, but also information. Why do I say that? Well, when was the last time you read the newspapers, watched TV, listened to the radio or surfed the internet? All these forms of media are obvious sources of information.
With the advent of the internet and superfast download speeds, information can be acquired easily, and this in turn brought upon the rapid growth of media development in Indonesia. Now you can find roughly 54 TV stations (including local and cable), many internet service providers (including telecommunications companies who provide internet services via mobile phones), various forms of printed media (newspapers, magazine, tabloids, etc.)… it’s no wonder that building a media business sounds so promising.