Crowdsourced news gathering has become a real alternative to traditional reporting, especially where the press ‘dare not go’ because of political correctness or expediency and in crises that develop so quickly.
This article argues that it is important to filter the information drawn from crowdsourcing to overcome the problem of having too much news all at one time in order to be able to identify the key issues in any story.
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