Blip.tv is an entertainment web portal that shares ad revenue with contributors. Many say this will be the future of television. I flipped through a few of their shows and I'd say they have a ways to go before they'll be pulling a lot of eyeballs. But they have some major players on board.
And on the technology front - bar code mobile phone technology is now being called URL KILLERS. Through bar code scanning you will be able to avoid texting a lot of information into your cell phone. It's already being used in Japan on headstones. Scan the stone, see a picture of the person buried there. Creepy? Absolutely.