LinkTV: Raw Video as News Source

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The LinkTV World News app for iPad displays international news in a different way: by mixing in both mainstream news outlets, alternative outlets and curated raw eyewitness videos.

Explains PBS' MediaShift, "The answer is not the total elimination of a filter, but perhaps just a different kind of filter that leverages the increasing (assumed) ability of news consumers to understand curated news from multiple sources -- but also incorporates and positions 'raw news' right next to other news sources for a full information-gathering experience."

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