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Images of War and Victims in the Social Media

As citizen journalists, bloggers, tweeps etc., we often celebrate social media and citizen journalism for being open, free, collaborative and uncensored. What we must never compromise though, is the ethical considerations about the people and events we cover. 130 more words

Digital Activism

Fallen Idol

“Google, combined with Wi-Fi, is a little bit like God. God is wireless, God is everywhere and God sees and knows everything. Throughout history, people connected to God without wires. 328 more words

Media & Journalism

" A blog is an animal that is always famished.” ~ seen on twitter

The art of blogging may soon be a forgotten one…

Indeed, the blog gave rise to a new generation of writers, diarists, political observers and… 96 more words

Media & Journalism

What good is a favorited tweet?

“Favorites, represented by a small star icon next to a Tweet, are most commonly used when users like a Tweet. Favoriting a Tweet can let the original poster know that you liked their Tweet, or you can save the Tweet for later.” ~ twitter  180 more words

Digital Activism