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Mediating Conflict: Twitter, journalists and hype

Interesting interpretation by Daniel Bennett of a tweeted conversation between a Sky News field producer (@fieldproducer) and one of its political correspondents Niall Paterson (@niallpaterson) debating the usefulness of Twitter to journalists and whether its the hype about the service that influences some blog/media’s coverage of the microblogging platform. [The conversation was initially sparked by this blog post]

Also see the comments, where Paterson takes the debate further, responding to some of Bennett’s own comments.

Full post at this link…