Now that’s a TV 2.0 experience
No matter what side of the aisle you sit on, you have to point to Twitter and Current TV as two of the real winners of the VP debate. By combining a live stream of the debate with a Twitter feed, the net result was a steady stream of “Tweets” across the bottom of the computer screen that were funny, insightful or just plain crazy.
Whoever dreamed this hack up cast some light into how you can successfully fuse social media together with incumbent broadcast television. Compelling content plus meaningful audience interactivity equals true “interactive television.”