The key application of digital media will be communication – as in other developments, such as mobile messaging and email. But digital media will include an additional important element, video-based communication, and this will completely transform telecoms, media and IT. Linked to cheap broadband and interactivity, this will also result in over 75% of all new media being generated by the users themselves. And so companies involved in digital media will have to drastically change their business models to allow for user participation and user-generated services and applications. The report covers a range of comms related applications.