Posts Tagged: twitter

How an African Chief Uses Twitter to Keep the Peace

An African administrative chief uses Twitter to help solve problems and maintain order in his Kenyan village, showing another example of how social mediahas evolved beyond wired metropolises to reach even the most previously unconnected corners of the globe. Chief

How an African Chief Uses Twitter to Keep the Peace

An African administrative chief uses Twitter to help solve problems and maintain order in his Kenyan village, showing another example of how social mediahas evolved beyond wired metropolises to reach even the most previously unconnected corners of the globe. Chief

How to Train Your Plants to Tweet for Water!!

Technology has come to the aid of those born without green thumbs. SparkFun’s Botanicalls Kit lets your plants tell you when they’re thirsty. The petal-shaped chip connects to your house plant and tweets you as soon as the moisture drops. The

How to Train Your Plants to Tweet for Water!!

Technology has come to the aid of those born without green thumbs. SparkFun’s Botanicalls Kit lets your plants tell you when they’re thirsty. The petal-shaped chip connects to your house plant and tweets you as soon as the moisture drops. The

10 Historical Events Affected by Social Media

                          Hurricane Katrina, 9/11, Princess Diana’s death — these three events might have played out differently had social media been as strong as it is now. That’s not

10 Historical Events Affected by Social Media

                          Hurricane Katrina, 9/11, Princess Diana’s death — these three events might have played out differently had social media been as strong as it is now. That’s not

Twitter Buzz: How Do You Like Windows 8 So Far? [CHART]

What do users of the latest Windows 8 beta think of the nascent operating system upgrade? A good way to find out is through Twitter — by investigating patterns in thousands of comments and opinions. That’s exactly what social media

Twitter Buzz: How Do You Like Windows 8 So Far? [CHART]

What do users of the latest Windows 8 beta think of the nascent operating system upgrade? A good way to find out is through Twitter — by investigating patterns in thousands of comments and opinions. That’s exactly what social media

How Airlines Have Taken Flight With Social Media [INFOGRAPHIC]

Thousands of flights each and every day transport millions of passengers all over the world. As we all know, traveling can make one irritable, and delays or lost baggage prompt many consumers to complain. Before social media, these complaints might

How Airlines Have Taken Flight With Social Media [INFOGRAPHIC]

Thousands of flights each and every day transport millions of passengers all over the world. As we all know, traveling can make one irritable, and delays or lost baggage prompt many consumers to complain. Before social media, these complaints might