Citizenside, a French citizen journalism portal, has launched a free iPhone application so that its members can now send in photos and videos directly from the field.
Citizenside was launched in 2006 and provides a platform for amateurs and professionals to shares their and sell them to media organisations around the world. AFP is a shareholder.
Adding an iPhone application is all the rage in the news industry right now: papers such as the New York Times, USA Today, L'Equipe and Le Figaro have all recently jumped on board.
Source: CB News