This edition: Social Media and the Wall Street Protests
Original tape date: October 5, 2011.
First aired: October 5, 2011.
A look at social media and Occupy Wall Street with TechPresident's Micah Sifrey. Then, in the face of the drug war, some media in Mexico's are self-censoring. Andrés Monroy-Hernández of Microsoft Research and Harvard's Berkman Center for the Internet and Society explains how citizens are turning to Twitter for information. A look at Bundle and Voyurl, NYC start-ups that are analyzing web user data in interesting ways. And MuckRock, a site that facilitates the process of filing a Freedom of Information Act request.
Adam Leibsohn Voyurl.com
Andrés Monroy-Hernández MIT Media Lab, Berkman Center for Internet & Society
Michael Morisy MuckRock.com
Jaidev Shergill Bundle.com
Micah L. Sifry Co-founder/Editor, TechPresident.com