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The panel, sponsored by Carnegie UK Trust, battled it out to determine the Future of News considering the recent influx in social and digital media platforms. Broadcaster and Journalist, Janet Street Porter, has previously described Twitter as for the 'brain-dead and dysfunctional' and swears she will never join. Sue Llewellyn is a former BBC reporter and producer turned social business strategist, she loves Twitter and it is the first and last thing she checks every day. Adam Baker is the founder of Blottr, a people-powered news service, and relies heavily on social media for both traffic and potential contributors.