Media today is an essential part of the society so much so that it is a vital clog in the motor that runs the world. Media is not only ubiquitous but also very influential. It forms opinions of individuals, in fact, societies are more often than not based on opinions and so media in more general terms forms and reflects society. Media has adorned another role, that of entertainment. Yes, Media, that was the premier medium of information and awareness has become a provider of entertainment.
Every article of news or information is spiced up, sensationalized and spruced up to provide the racy ingredients of entertainment to people. It creates magical realities for people to pursue and desire. It is definitely a magical entertaining division in action that makes sure that people can’t get enough of entertainment. It is a source of entertainment in which the truth is modified, bent and subjugated. Therefore, be more discerning when you follow MEDIA proceedings and treat them as just another entertaining piece.
The Entertainment Industry today is one of fastest progressing industries in the world. Everybody, irrespective of class, race or age wants to be entertained. The entertainment industry provides for everyone without any distinction. Till the world we live is getting faster and people getting busier, the entertainment industry is sure to succeed, as people will only have time for quick and effective entertainment means, such as music, movies, Internet, etc.
The Internet has already shrunk the world but it has immensely widened the scope of Entertainment. Movies, music, games, information, etc. you name it and it is available on the Internet. It has provided a strong impetuous to the Entertainment Industry, making it rake millions every year through different means. The technology driven taste of the people is another factor that resulted in parachuting the importance of entertainment industry in our lives. From here on its just a road without any turns, to success!
Modes of Entertainment in the 21st century have drastically changed from yesteryears thanks to the ever burgeoning technology and development. The revolutionized modern society has seen many changes since its beginning. The most effective change was that of advancement in technology which brought radical variations in the lifestyle of people. Gradually people started depending on machines for the fulfillment of their needs and the need for entertainment was no different.
These days, the moment the word entertainment is spoken, visions of TV, movies, etc. flash upon the eye, accompanied by thoughts of Internet, social media networking, play-stations, etc. In yesteryears, when entertainment meant family outings, sports, pursuing a hobby, playing outdoors, etc is no longer considered appropriate to satisfy our tech-fed appetites. These modes now seem primitive and slow that they cannot match with the fast paced graphic virtual world that the technology has presented us with. Entertainment today also means excess. Excess of emotions, violence, sexuality and finally entertainment. Thus modes of entertainment in the 21st century are not in the least like those of the 20th century and we can only imagine what would it be like in the coming years.