Mobile phone based citizen journalism videos on YouTube viewed over 104,000 times

Inspired by a post on Burning Bridge to do a count of the number of times all the videos on the Vikalpa YouTube channel had been viewed, I was pleased to note that the videos had been collectively viewed over 104,000 times to date. The channel itself has been viewed over 5,000 times.  Writing in October 2007 … Continue reading Mobile phone based citizen journalism videos on YouTube viewed over 104,000 times

Nokia N93i and Citizen Journalism in Sri Lanka

Reading Reuters/Nokia Collaboration Has Potential for Citizen Journalists on MobileActive echoed what I'm currently facilitating in Sri Lanka with the help of the CPA Media Unit. We are using a Nokia N93i phone to capture content that is feeding into Sri Lanka's first citizen journalism YouTube channel, the Vikalpa YouTube Video Channel. The channel will … Continue reading Nokia N93i and Citizen Journalism in Sri Lanka