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Review: 'Downloaded' captures Napster's trailblazing role in the digital revolution
Alex Winter's documentary "Downloaded" charts the rise and fall of Napster, the upstart file-sharing music-community hub that made founders Shawn Fanning and Sean Parker into either Information Age heroes or criminal masterminds, depending on how you see technology as a force for cultural openness.
By Robert Abele
June 26, 2013