Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Has Twitter turned into the online equivalent of cable news? Reuters Ben Walsh thinks so




@ the Liquid News Room

In a crisis, Twitter morphs into cable news

By Ben Walsh
December 19, 2012


Tuesday, December 4, 2012

(Other persons' thoughts on) The Impact of Twitter on Journalism from PBS via Mediabistro

Worth watching and thinking about:

Civic engagement: Twitter as tool

"Graphic" Matt Elliott of Metro reminds Toronto residents to speak--or at least click--now or forever hold their peace. City council is willing to listen to people talk about the upcoming budget but only if they register by 4 p.m. on Dec. 4. Matt Tweets:

The content in this Tweet is the property of Matt Elliott and is replicated here for educational purposes.

The Great Twitter Experiment 2012--soon to be 2013--will continue to look for examples in which Twitter is used for this purpose. Other examples are welcome and will be added to this space.