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MobileSubmitted by Nasser on Tue, 04/13/2010 - 16:39
Covering the world, bridging cultures and setting the news agenda; Al Jazeera is now available live on your iPhone/iPod touch with this official app.
Al Jazeera English is the world’s first English language news channel to have its headquarters in the Middle East
What do you get with this apps?
A live feed of the Al Jazeera English and Arabic channel straight to your iPhone.
The quality of the stream is adjusted automatically based on the available bandwidth so to give you the best possible viewing experience both on WiFi and 3G.Submitted by Basheer on Wed, 12/30/2009 - 13:24
Following on from a successful field trial, Al Jazeera has deployed an innovative Mobile Reporter solution that allows it's reporters to send it reports directly from the scene of a breaking news event straight to the newsroom.
The Al Jazeera Mobile Reporter's main features include:
- Support for images/videos/audio and any report meta data requiredSubmitted by Basheer on Wed, 12/30/2009 - 13:06
- Ability to edit video within the application
- Sending of multiple media (many images/videos simultaneously)
- Geo-coded to give location of the Reporter - will show on a map within the newsroom console
Browse the latest headlines on the move, and view the full articles of your favourite stories on your mobile device.Start browsing right away by typing http://m.aljazeera.net into your mobile internet browser.
to see how the site will look on your mobile phone.
As the crisis continues in Gaza, Al Jazeera is doing its bit to put context around the conflict. We are able to bring the "Mapping the War on Gaza" service in collaboration with the folks at Ushahidi who have successfully used their platform to crowdsource information during recent crisis in Kenya and South Africa.