Tim Pool is a journalist whose unique style of interactive broadcast journalism exists at the intersection of social and mainstream media. His live coverage has been featured by outlets such as NBC, Reuters, The New York Times, and Al Jazeera English.
Pool engages viewers as participants by combining first hand reporting and commentary via live video stream and chat, allowing the viewing public to join in the action by directly asking questions, which he responds to while reporting live. Pool is consistently developing new technology to advance the field of journalism and decentralize the ability to share information.
Shorty Award - Best Journalist in Social Media 2013, TIME 100 Nominee, Featured TIME Person of the Year 2011