Ubiquitous news

Jim Long meets Jamal Albarghouti, the Virginia Tech student who shot that video. And see Daniel Sieberg’s report on how the students kept themselves informed via the web during the siege. Note that the webmaster for the student-news site, Planet Blacksburg, is interviewed via UStream, which allows anyone to stream live on the internet, a la Justin.TV, as does ComVu. I said below that news from witness-reporters will soon come live; this is how.

  • Jim Long is also a must follow for media and news junkies via Twitter. He gives frequent updates from the midst of whatever media storm he’s in the midst of.

  • jim long must be followed by people in the news and in the social networks because he is giving updates in his life, etc.