Reorbit is an experiment in social media theater. BBC Outriders radio interview by Jamillah Knowles with Dawn Danby explaining what the Reorbit project is all about.
Twitter’s decision to block LinkedIn and other "inconsistent" applications from using its data feed could kill the Twitter developer ecosystem, at exactly the time it needs it to grow revenue.
In the wake of the epic December 2008 ice storm, the majority of New Hampshire’s homes and businesses fell off the power grid. The best source of information about the outage, and the ongoing effort to restore service, was Martin Murray’s @psnh Twitter feed. In this conversation with host Jon Udell, Martin explains how and why Public Service of New Hampshire used social media to help manage the crisis.
Sociability: how accessible is social media? - Life Matters - ABC Radio National (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
Social media has pretty much taken over the world in the last few years. For lots of us, it’s part of our everyday routine—possibly even an addiction for some—and it’s a brilliant way to connect and share with almost anyone we want to.
But for many people living with a disability, the world of social media is just out of reach.