Crowdsourced Video Platform Aims to Offer Footage in 60 Minutes

Stringr aims to streamline the gap between news outlets and videographers around the world. Stringr, currently in beta, allows news outlets to request video of a particular topic or breaking news story.

At the same time, users can upload footage via the app or website, while geolocated iPhone push notifictions alert them to requests for stories happening nearby.

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