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Obama takes questions from YouTube users today at 1:45pm EST. It’s his first interview post-state of the union »

Study finds online newsrooms look for “adaptive expertise,” while traditional newsrooms want “technical skills” »

Recession is “less worse” not over for media companies, says head of world’s largest agency holding company »

TV stations shouldn’t let $250 – $500 million political ad infusion (thanks to SCOTUS decision) distract from a reinvention »

Research firm predicts mobile ad spending will quadruple to $6 billion by ’14, thanks to iPad »

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