A web community with a TV show: Inside The Stream’s efforts to turn broadcasting into a social medium - NiemanLab | Brand & Content Curation | Scoop.it
Al Jazeera English debuted the online edition of its show The Stream before an energized crowd last week at an Online News Association meetup in Washington, DC.
With The Stream, Al Jazeera may succeed where the majority of American media organizations have fallen short: not only in fully integrating social media into a news operation, but also in embracing the medium as an inherent feature of the new news programming.