Information and communication technology has affected entertainment and leisure by allowing for instant access to music, movies, games and other entertainment content. It has enhanced communication of the latest entertainment and leisure programs using social media sites.
ICT provides a variety of entertainment and leisure activities that can be accessed easily from the comfort of one's home. One can watch movies and listen to music directly from the Internet. ICT also supports playing games over the Internet during leisure time. Entertainment material can be stored using ICT products like compact discs and memory cards for future use. ICT has improved the quality of entertainment and leisure activities by developing better graphics for music and movies.
ICT has improved communication during entertainment and leisure by introducing instant and interactive chatting using social sites. There are modern social media platforms powered by ICT that allow people to interact directly during their leisure time without meeting physically. Social media platforms also allow for exchange of entertainment material in visual and audio form.
ICT aids the wide distribution of music through download websites. This helps in disseminating content to many people at the same time. ICT has improved the organising of entertainment and leisure activities. There are new programs that allow people to enjoy shared activities from the comfort of their homes.