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By Ray Gamache

This e-book lines the advance and recognition of the sportscast highlight—the dominant information body within the crowded medium of digital activities journalism—as the first technique of speaking approximately activities and athletes. It explores the tricky relationships between media manufacturers, activities leagues and corporations, and audiences, and explains that sportscast highlights aren't a contemporary improvement, given their famous use inside a information context in each medium from early information movie actualities and newsreels to community and cable tv to today’s new media platforms.

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