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The Hidden Energy Cost Of Digital Music Consumption

The Dark Side of the Tune reviews current research on the costs of data traffic and highlights some of the energy costs inherent in a range of existing digital music services. These costs are both startling and surprising.

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20.09.2012: The Dark Side of the Tune: The Hidden Energy Cost Of Digital Music Consumption reviews current research on the costs of data traffic and highlights some of the energy costs inherent in a range of existing digital music services.

These costs are both startling and surprising.  The report considers a number of ways that energy inefficiencies can be offset, leading to a clarion call for further urgent research concerning the environmental impacts of our burgeoning digital content industries.

“The Dark Side Of The Tune: The Hidden Energy Cost Of Digital Music Consumption” has gained a lot of media interest and will continue the debate at a report conference Oct 11th.

This report can be downloaded for FREE via the MusicTank website:

Full details of the report and conference:

·         Access the report for free here

·         Conference details

·         Full report details

Conference discount: Become a member (£45) by Friday 28th September and attend for free…

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