ragerover writes: "Hollywood biz blogger Nikki Finke has posted a telling story http://www.deadlinehollywooddaily.com/new-report-says-hollywood-is-holding-back-its-best-content-from-the-web/ on how content providers can regain control of their product: The lede: "Technophiles who think that the Internet is going to topple Hollywood studios, TV networks, and cable companies have their heads up their asses. That's what the analysts at Bernstein Research say — in more polite language, of course — inside the 80-page transcript out today from their confab this past Monday called 'Web Video... Friend or Foe And To Whom?' The answer, it seems, is that Big Media can put the brakes on progress long enough to figure out how they'll get paid.""
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