This image shows a sample news broadcast about a plane crash complimented by complete social and interactive data display. It's the future.
This was the cornerstone of a complete overhaul and conceptual direction for AOL News -- from brand to back end, to design, to information storage, to global partnerships, advertising and offerings that would have repositioned AOL as the defining mechanism for the digital News industry.
It is the first page of my personal 10 month study concerning the future of news and news consumption -- part of a comprehensive Master Suite introducing a new informational paradigm for our industry. To be the best, surely this is the direction we needed to head.