Bittorrent exams the waters with paywall bundles for TV and music

Bittorrent tests the waters with paywall bundles for TV and music

BitTorrent is about to dabble in paywalls by teaming up with an unbiased producer for a sci-fi collection referred to as “Youngsters of the Machine.” Speedy Eye Studios will produce and fund the $1 million pilot, which can revolve round youngsters, international warming and know-how gone awry. BitTorrent has labored with TV makers and main studios up to now, however is making an attempt a model new tact for the present. To fund a full eight-episode run, at the least 250,000 customers could have to join a “BitTorrent Bundle” for $10 after seeing the pilot. Proper now such bundles are free, however it plans to introduce paywall bundles beginning in September with music content material from a but-unnamed “main artist.” BitTorrent advised the NYT it is on the lookout for customers “prepared to reward creativity by paying a good worth” for the brand new scheme. It admit that it is a dangerous experiment, although — customers could also be too set on a good worth being “free.”

 Disguise Feedback zeroFeedback

Featured Tales
Examine Your Devices

Bittorrent tests the waters with paywall bundles for TV and music

Immediately examine merchandise aspect by aspect and see which one is greatest for you!

Attempt it now →