In a first for Twitter, the BBC will live stream five of its election broadcast specials on the social media network:
- The BBC Election Debate – May 31
- Question Time Leaders Specials – June 2 and 4
- The Newsbeat Youth Debate – June 6
- Election Night Results Special – June 8
During the broadcast, a real-time curated timeline of tweets will be displayed during the broadcasrt, allowing followers to see immediate commentary from BBC experts and BBC Reality Check. For viewers in the UK, follow bbcelection.twitter.com and the hashtags #bbcdebate, #bbcqt and #bbcelection.
(Via Techcrunch and @SocialTVDigest)