Source:21Glenn Anderson, Mark Luckie, Doug Haddix, Jennifer Peck
Affiliation:BBC, author of The Digital Journalist's Handbook, Editorial Communications at Ohio State University, Banjo
A bomb explodes, and your newsroom kicks into breaking news mode to find witnesses quickly. Or your investigation requires a source in another country, and you've had no luck tracking anyone down. New tools are harnessing social media feeds and allowing you to tap into conversations around the world. In this panel, we'll discuss how to utilize geolocation tools to beef-up your coverage and find sources fast during breaking news.