“The reason numbers aren’t released (for digital distribution revenues) is because the numbers are pathetic. The numbers are sadly low in comparison to what we expect from film and television.”
“If you’re looking to pay your rent, not so much, if you’re looking to pay your phone bill, you have a great chance. It’s getting to a point where it’s down the road from being profitable, but we’re just not at that point yet.”
Microsoft aims to generate significant online advertising revenue in Thailand this year and expects it business here to grow at an annual rate of 30 to 40 per cent. It will introduce a new platform for online advertising – rich media – and will launch two new channels for online ads.