Story: Knowledge-based industries

bro'Town on the phone

Bro'town on a cellphone

Vale, Sione, Jeff da Māori and the rest of the guys from the television programme bro’Town can be on your phone. Digital animation allows sounds (like ring tones), images (like screensavers) and mini-movies to be supplied in many different media. So mobile phone users can download and save bro’Town clips to their cellphones.

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Mark Derby, 'Knowledge-based industries - Creative industries', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 28 May 2022)

Story by Mark Derby, published 11 Mar 2010, reviewed & revised 5 Dec 2017