tangiblemediastoned thumb Anything That Could be Touched Will Turn to Stone   Steve Rubel

Anything in the world of media that could be touched will turn to stone or so says Steve Rubel. And he has even put a timeframe for his prediction – January 2014. So by the new year eve of 2014 printed magazines, news papers and books will seize to exist instead we would consume them over the Kindle’s or iPhones, boxed software, video games and movies on DVD’s would become a relic of the past and we would download softwares and games over the internet and stream our movies via Hulu or the likes.

Rubel has even provided references from the events of last month to support his claim:

Don’t believe me? Consider the following news items, all of which broke in the last month …