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Friday, January 04, 2013

Al Jazeera In Search of an Audience


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Al JazeeraAl Jazeera's website has developed a small following in the U.S.

I've been a fan of alternative news sources for quite some time: everyday I tune in to BBC and NHK to see and hear the news from a different POV. In my opinion, the more outside sources one can access, the better. I get my news through many different radio, television and internet sources. I hope you do too.

By now, you know that Al Gore sold Current TV to Al Jazeera. Now, the question is, what next?


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 Wall Street Journal:
Al Jazeera Embraces Cable TV, Loses Web  —  Al Jazeera used the Web to build a following in America, which it hopes to exploit on cable television through Wednesday's purchase of Current TV.  But to keep cable operators happy, Al Jazeera may have to make a difficult bargain: Giving up on the Web.
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