Stories about Citizen Media Rising Session
May 5, 2010
Sometimes it is not such a bad thing to be a couple of years behind our neighbors when it comes to citizen media. One major advantage is that we can learn from others and watch what has worked.
Mockus is being called the Colombian Obama... but in the US internet penetration is at 78%. Will the power of the social networks truly affect the elections in Colombia, where only 46% of the population has internet access?
Three stories over the past two years illustrate the potential impact of the internet on China. So far, though, it remains an outlet for public discontent rather than a force to bring about reform.
May 4, 2010
The Gaza war was not a particularly representative period in terms of blogging; in a situation of fear and uncertainty, writing about your experience online, assuming you have the physical means to, may not be your first instinct.
May 3, 2010
Jorge Gobbi is a speaker on the first day of the Summit in the Citizen Media Rising Session.
Filip Stojanovski is a speaker on the first day of the Summit in the Citizen Media Rising Session.