Access to Digital Convergence.

Following the issues of Copyright, it is fair to then see similarities in the way the applications we use mutate and facilitate creation and diversity in content. This can be seen as open source vs. restricted access and the debate between Apple and Android is probably the prominent in our lives.

The easiest way to illustrate this concept is that Apple only allows for Apple certified apps to be launched, whereas the android marketplace allows for anyone to be in control of content and offers more than just one marketplace of content. This is not to say that Apple is Evil and Android good, but there is huge disparity between each organisations attitudes to content creation.

Apple’s approach is like giving a kid lego to play with and telling him he can only build using the instructions…

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