Oakland News Now – John Jones III is a noted Oakland community activist with the Dellums Institute For Social Justice, and Director Of Community Engagement At East Oakland Black Cultural Zone. Given his timely and well considered speeches before the Oakland City Council, and the problems of class and race division that Oakland has faced of late, I recently asked him to give his view of The State Of Oakland 2018.
Oakland News Now Note: this post demonstrates the full and live operation of the latest version of an experimental mobile media video-blogging system network that’s part of a new approach to the production of media. The uploaded video is from a vlogger with the Zennie62 onYouTube Partner Channel, then uploaded to and formatted automatically at the Oakland News Now site and social media pages. The objective is 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.