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TEDGlobal: App offers safety in a riot

June 27, 2012


BBC News by Jane Wakefield . A smartphone application, enabling people in the middle of riots to find safety, has been shown off at the TEDGlobal event in Edinburgh. The app has been developed by Salvatore Iaconesi, a newly created TED Fellow. The software, not yet publicly released, takes data from a range of social networks […]

Our future is in the hands of men who havent grown up

June 4, 2012


| John Harris | Comment is free | The Guardian. In past crises our leaders had age and experience. Now they come across as dilettantes distracted by games on their iPads

BBC News – Barcelona uses new media to sell its brand to fans

May 23, 2012


Barcelona uses new media to sell its brand to fans. The club is looking to use new media not only to inform those other millions, stretching from South East Asia to North America, but to attract overseas supporters to become FCB customers too.