Tag: eyewitness

by Meagan Doll

As ordinary citizens gain more access to technology to distribute their eyewitness accounts, media outlets will have to address the legal and ethical dimensions of redistributing and using this content. A recent study from Eyewitness Media Hub suggests we’re not yet realizing this reality. The study, a follow-up on amateur footage research funded by the Tow […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. When everyone is an eyewitness, what is a journalist? (Storyful) 2. The social media tail must not wag the MSM dog (Reuters) 3. Forbes Media’s DVorkin: “I’m not a geek, I just like doing new things” (Guardian) 4. Online media: AOL’s second life (Economist) 5. Facebook Home has 500k+ installations a week after launch […] more »