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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.
Al Jazeera’s Social Media Experiment “The Stream” Launches Online Today

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.

Al Jazeera’s Social Media Experiment “The Stream” Launches Online Today