At The Wall Street Journal, a Smartphone App has Reporters on Board for Shooting Video
Posted: 3/28/2013  |  By: Caroline O'Donovan | Nieman Journalism Lab
The text-based web is dead, says Michael Downing. When AOL CEO Tim Armstrong announced his intention this month to transform the company into a platform for video, Downing heard a death knell — one he’s been expecting for some time. We are, after all, as he says, on the precipice of “the rise of the visual web.”