These are my rants about what is happening in the world, technology, computing, and the Internet.
Wednesday, March 07, 2012
Paul Conneally: Digital humanitarianism
The disastrous earthquake in Haiti taught humanitarian groups an unexpected lesson: the power of mobile devices to coordinate, inform, and guide relief efforts. At TEDxRC2, Paul Conneally shows extraordinary examples of social media and other new technologies becoming central to humanitarian aid.