Al Jazeera proves, yet again, that they are one step ahead of the curve. Are you listening CNN??
Fresh off the wild success of Internet-fueled Middle-East revolution stories, Al Jazeera English is launching the online component to its forthcoming social media-centered news program, The Stream. It’s the most aggressive integration of social media into a live news program to date. And Al Jazeera says it wants to capture a new generation of cable “cord cutters,” push the limits of so-called “citizen journalism,” and inch into American media territory.