Wednesday April 4, 2007 6:25 pm
RocketBoom, The Shape of News to Come
As television news becomes less reliable and leans more towards the fluff of Katie Couric-style reporting, it won’t be long before we all will opt for sites such as RocketBoom. The New York daily vlog is the brainchild of Andrew Barron and Amanda Congdon, its original host. She was replaced in June of last year by MTV Europe VJ Joanne Colan. The site often registers as much as 250,000 downloads per day.
RocketBoom generally features stories on robotics, digital gadgets, and sometimes includes animation while making a gentle stab at traditional media. Our props to those who can successfully turn podcasts into a viable source of international news. We have included this program concerning their hilarious analysis of the upcoming Presidential race, in case you missed its original January airing.
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