How does Twitter factor into breaking news coverage for #journalists?
Sohaib Athar@ReallyVirtualHelicopter hovering above Abbottabad at 1AM (is a rare event).Sun, May 01 2011 12:58:24ReplyRetweetFavoritehttp://twitter.com/ReallyVirtual/status/64780730286358528— Sohaib Athar (@ReallyVirtual)Sun, May 01 2011 12:58:24
Sohaib Athar@ReallyVirtualA huge window shaking bang here in Abbottabad Cantt. I hope its not the start of something nasty :-SSun, May 01 2011 13:09:10ReplyRetweetFavoritehttp://twitter.com/ReallyVirtual/status/64783440226168832— Sohaib Athar (@ReallyVirtual)Sun, May 01 2011 13:09:10
Sohaib Athar@ReallyVirtualSince taliban (probably) don't have helicpoters, and since they're saying it was not "ours", so must be a complicated situation #abbottabadSun, May 01 2011 14:02:08ReplyRetweetFavoritehttp://twitter.com/ReallyVirtual/status/64796769418088448— Sohaib Athar (@ReallyVirtual)Sun, May 01 2011 14:02:08
Sohaib Athar@ReallyVirtualRT @ISuckBigTime: Osama Bin Laden killed in Abbottabad, Pakistan.: ISI has confirmed it << Uh oh, there goes the neighborhood :-/Sun, May 01 2011 20:31:46ReplyRetweetFavoritehttp://twitter.com/ReallyVirtual/status/64894823253016577— Sohaib Athar (@ReallyVirtual)Sun, May 01 2011 20:31:46
Sohaib Athar@ReallyVirtualUh oh, now I'm the guy who liveblogged the Osama raid without knowing it.Sun, May 01 2011 21:41:46ReplyRetweetFavoritehttp://twitter.com/ReallyVirtual/status/64912440353234944— Sohaib Athar (@ReallyVirtual)Sun, May 01 2011 21:41:46
Sohaib Athar@ReallyVirtualand here come the mails from the mainstream media... *sigh*Sun, May 01 2011 21:42:14ReplyRetweetFavoritehttp://twitter.com/ReallyVirtual/status/64912558091546624— Sohaib Athar (@ReallyVirtual)Sun, May 01 2011 21:42:14
Andy Carvin@acarvin2 boys: one w/ his jaw blown off; the other his foot. Worse than graphic; an abomination. My hands are shaking. http://bit.ly/z7BL1C #syriaSun, Feb 05 2012 07:42:02ReplyRetweetFavoritehttp://twitter.com/acarvin/status/166184816692305921— Andy Carvin (@acarvin)Sun, Feb 05 2012 07:42:02
Neal Mann@fieldproducerJust taken part in a radio debate with @acarvin on graphic videos & social media for @onthemedia, will tweet a link when it's on the netThu, Feb 09 2012 12:15:26ReplyRetweetFavoritehttp://twitter.com/fieldproducer/status/167703171504934913— Neal Mann (@fieldproducer)Thu, Feb 09 2012 12:15:26
Kevin Bakhurst @kevinbakhurstI'm told #SkyNews have stopped their journos retweeting information/tweets from journalists or people not working for Sky. Must be wrong??Tue, Feb 07 2012 10:11:35ReplyRetweetFavoritehttp://twitter.com/kevinbakhurst/status/166947226906669056— Kevin Bakhurst (@kevinbakhurst)Tue, Feb 07 2012 10:11:35
Josh Halliday@JoshHalliday@kevinbakhurst Good old @fieldproducer can't stop retweeting non-Sky employees – and he's the man who should know..Tue, Feb 07 2012 10:12:22ReplyRetweetFavoritehttp://twitter.com/JoshHalliday/status/166947422864556032— Josh Halliday (@JoshHalliday)Tue, Feb 07 2012 10:12:22
Kevin Bakhurst @kevinbakhurstIf that's true re #SkyNews - I can't see how they can engage on Twitter effectively? Must be wrong - someone tell me...Tue, Feb 07 2012 10:12:31ReplyRetweetFavoritehttp://twitter.com/kevinbakhurst/status/166947464291696640— Kevin Bakhurst (@kevinbakhurst)Tue, Feb 07 2012 10:12:31
Josh Halliday@JoshHallidayI'm told it's true that Sky News journalists have been told not to retweet ANYONE who is not a Sky News journalist! CheckingTue, Feb 07 2012 10:17:05ReplyRetweetFavoritehttp://twitter.com/JoshHalliday/status/166948611500945408— Josh Halliday (@JoshHalliday)Tue, Feb 07 2012 10:17:05
Josh Halliday@JoshHallidayTold the Sky News dictat only came into force this afternoon - email to staff in last hourTue, Feb 07 2012 10:23:46ReplyRetweetFavoritehttp://twitter.com/JoshHalliday/status/166950295417528320— Josh Halliday (@JoshHalliday)Tue, Feb 07 2012 10:23:46
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