CNN goes for UGC

The Lost Remote TV Blog reports on CNN’s decision to open up to user-generated content.

Called CNN Exchange and powered in part by, the section combines’s blogs and message boards with user-submitted video, photos and comments, or I-Reports. “User-generated content has the potential to play a pivotal role in journalism whether it’s online or offline,” said Mitch Gelman, senior vice president and executive producer for

Note: is one of the video sites that was recommended at the BlogHer conference as an alternative to YouTube , according to Robert Scoble, following the recent fuss about its new Ts & Cs (giving YouTube rights over everything you post)

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