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The Future of Media Report: FMC Reacts
Date: Tuesday, June 14, 2011 @ 23:29:48 UTC

In 2010, the FCC commissioned Steven Waldman, Senior Advisor to the Chairman of the FCC, to conduct a report on the Future of Media. On June 9, 2011, Waldman gave a presentation of the study's findings, in conjunction with the release of the report, The Information Needs of Communities: The Changing Media Landscape in a Broadband Age. Although there's plenty of information to chew on, the subject of music wasn't really touched upon. And while the report did champion media policies near and dear to our hearts - namely localism, competition and diversity - the study primarily focused on news reporting. Which is fine, but hardly the entire story, as a decade-plus of FMC original research points out. Complete Article







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