ONN – BART Transbay Tube Closed Due To Gas Leak At West Oakland Station
In this update, the west side entrance of the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) Transbay Tube was closed due to a Pacific Gas & Electric gas leak nearby in West Oakland. This resulted in a shutdown of all BART train traffic going to and from San Francisco and the West Bay, including San Francisco International Airport.
Train service resumed approximately 40 minutes later. Zennie62Media was first to break the story with use of its real-time video-blog system network.
Oakland News Now Note: this post demonstrates the full and live operation of the latest version of an experimental Zennie62Media mobile media video-blogging system network – a major part of our new approach to the production of media. The uploaded video is from a vlogger with the Zennie62 on YouTube Partner Channel, then uploaded to and formatted automatically at the Oakland News Now site and social media pages. The objective is smartphone-enabled, real-time, on the scene reporting of news, interviews, observations, and happenings anywhere in the World and within seconds and not hours. We are constantly working to improve the system network coding and also seek interested content and media technology partners.