Turned On By, But Not Tuned In To, Current

Steinert-Threlkeld, Tom
September 2006
Multichannel News;9/18/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 37, p24
The article focuses on the viewer-created content of cable network Current founded by former U.S. vice president Al Gore and Joel Hyatt of Hyatt Legal Services. Hyatt complained about other networks copying their concept of user-generated content. Current employs editors who maintain journalistic standards and make sure that facts get validated and that reports have an acceptable level of quality. It cites that the network has a low viewership.


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