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, MSNBC, 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 uses and adapts new technology to advance the field of journalism and decentralize the ability to share information.
Tim Pool was featured in TIME's person of the year as the "Media Messenger of Zuccotti Park" TIME's top 140 twitter accounts of 2012 and is a nominee or TIME's 100 most influential people in the world