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Steve Dempsey: A new era of storytelling arrives as Al Jazeera launches its innovative news app

Al Jazeera this week launched AJ+.

21st September, 2014

Al Jazeera this week launched AJ+, a global news platform aimed at engaging viewers between 18 and 34 years old – or millenials, if you like that sort of popular pigeon-holing.

AJ+ was actually launched in June, and since its summertime soft-launch it’s built a serious social media following.

It has over 49,000 Twitter followers, a similar number of Facebook fans and more than 18,000 YouTube subscribers. That’s quite the haul, and indicates that Al...

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