By Dan Kennedy • The press, politics, technology, culture and other passions

Live and local, all from a cellphone

The Valley Independent Sentinel, an affiliate of the New Haven Independent, live-streamed a Fat Tuesday pazcki-eating contest this morning from a bake shop in Ansonia, Conn. You can view the clips here.

How did they do it? They used a Motorola Droid cellphone connected to Qik. Consider this yet another sign that a journalist can no longer walk out the door carrying just a notebook and a pen.

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1 Comment

  1. That’s awesome. I just downloaded that app for my iPhone, so we’ll see if I can put it to good use around Central Mass.

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