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Vine shifts from comedy clips to a valid journalistic tool | Media | The Guardian

Vine shifts from comedy clips to a valid journalistic tool | Media | The Guardian.

Just before Channel 4 News’s chief correspondent Alex Thomson set off on a reporting assignment to Ebola-hit Sierra Leone earlier this month, one of the show’s digital producers pulled him aside and suggested he should “do some Vines” while he was there. “I looked at him blankly,” says Thomson. “Images of vineyards floated into my head.”