ΝΕΑ ΧΩΡΙΣ ΦΙΛΤΡΟ ΦΕΛΛΟΥ

Νέα και Παράξενα-Σελίδες εναλλακτικής πληροφόρησης και ειδήσεων-alternative informations

#NBCfail: British journalist banned from Twitter after anti-NBC Olympics tweets

Posted by satyrikon στο Ιουλίου 31, 2012

Originally posted on National Post | News:

Guy Adams was just one of tens of thousands venting outrage over NBC’s coverage of the Olympics on Twitter, but the account of the U.S. based journalist from Britain’s The Independent newspaper fell strangely silent on Monday.

Adams was banned from the social network after a complaint from NBC following a series of stinging tweets criticizing the U.S. broadcaster’s coverage of the games — a move that quickly sparked anger from journalists and other pundits.

The Los Angeles correspondent for The Independent was furious when NBC on Friday delayed their broadcast of the Olympic Opening Ceremony until primetime in the U.S., while other networks in other countries, like CTV, offered a live broadcast.

Journalist Guy Adams’ Twitter account, as of Monday afternoon.

Adams tweeted his criticism of NBC’s decision and was later interviewed about it on a local radio station, he explains in a first-person account on The Independent’s…

View original 600 more words

About these ads

Υποβολή απάντησης

Εισάγετε τα παρακάτω στοιχεία ή επιλέξτε ένα εικονίδιο για να συνδεθείτε:

WordPress.com Logo

Σχολιάζετε χρησιμοποιώντας τον λογαριασμό WordPress.com. Log Out / Αλλαγή )

Twitter picture

Σχολιάζετε χρησιμοποιώντας τον λογαριασμό Twitter. Log Out / Αλλαγή )

Facebook photo

Σχολιάζετε χρησιμοποιώντας τον λογαριασμό Facebook. Log Out / Αλλαγή )

Google+ photo

Σχολιάζετε χρησιμοποιώντας τον λογαριασμό Google+. Log Out / Αλλαγή )

Σύνδεση με %s

 
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 957 other followers

%d bloggers like this: