Festivals en poche Depuis trois ans maintenant, le nombre de téléchargements des applications Smartphone gratuites lancées par les grands festivals est en progression, et dynamise la consommation musicale : l’événement se vit désormais toute l’année sur le web, au-delà des pelouses et des chapiteaux. Reste à déterminer comment les professionnels investissent ce nouveau marché. En 2012, le marché numérique de la musique est en pleine forme alors que les ventes physiques ne cessent de chuter. L’économie des festivals est elle encore florissante. Greencopper , entreprise basée à Montréal, qui propose depuis 2009 de développer, en natif , des applications Smartphone pour assurer la promotion des grands rassemblements musicaux en Europe, aux États-Unis et au Canada , avait eu le nez creux : elle a progressivement gagné la confiance du milieu et des sponsors et son catalogue compte aujourd’hui plus de 50 applications regroupant les principaux festivals de musiques actuelles de France.
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Designing for the future Web. That’s a big subject. Where do we start when we’re talking about something that isn’t here yet? In this article, we’ll look at what the future Web might look like and how we can adapt our current skills to this new environment, as well as how to create fluid websites that are built around a consistent core and that adapt to the limitations and features of the device on which they are viewed. We’ll also look at how our conceptual approach to designing websites should evolve: designing from the simplest design upwards, and not from the richest website down.