The BBC have a detailed analysis of the rapid evolution of citizen journalism spurred by the recent tragedy in London. They received that the news desk received 50 pictures from...

The BBC have a detailed analysis of the rapid evolution of citizen journalism spurred by the recent tragedy in London. They received that the news desk received 50 pictures from the public within an hour of the first bomb explosion on 7 July. By the weekend it had 1,000 images and dozens of video clips sent by e-mail and direct from mobile phones.On 21st June, the BBC received 67 pictures and 13 videos and a further 20 pictures on the day of the suspects’ arrests.

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