A slight majority of digital news consumers get their information from web-native sources like the Huffington Post or the Drudge Report, while 43% use digital versions of established news sources.
75% of journalists say they want access to video from online newsrooms.
More than a third (35%) of the videos depicted devastating or intensely graphic images.
Almost two-thirds of the most viewed videos on YouTube (64%) were posted by citizens; 36% were posted by organizations.
News organizations produced 51% of these most popular news videos while citizen-produced videos accounted for 39% of the most watched videos, most of which were live eyewitness news moments.
36% of US news consumers (who have consumed any news in the past month) said they had used social media and blogs as a news source in the week prior to a Reuters Institute survey conducted in April and released in July 2012.
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