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How smartphones and social media drive political revolution
Much of the world's population now has access to a smartphone and social media websites. How has the technology helped spark revolutions around the world?
What the Russian Revolution would have looked like on social media
History is written by the victors, as the saying goes -- but what would it look like if it was written by everyone? Journalist and TED Fellow Mikhail Zygar is on a mission to show us with Project1917, a "social network for dead people" that posts the real diaries and letters of more than 3,000 people who lived during the Russian Revolution. By showing the daily thoughts of the likes of Lenin, Trotsky and many less celebrated figures, the project sheds new light…
Air of revolution: how activists and social media scrutinise city pollution
Facebook and Twitter drives are turning concern over breathable air into grassroots campaigns that shame governments
The media revolution is ‘iterative’ and social: Experts share how not to get left behind
It used to be that a news article was just that—one article—and a reporter would go to great lengths to reach every possible source. Now, time is of the essence, with reporters under pressure to post an article right away and update it as needed. They're also active on social media, looking for ideas, sources ... and quotes. Here are two crisis communications experts' tips on how to navigate this very different media landscape.
How Technology is Powering the Earned Media Revolution
A click is often all that separates a brand from its potential customers — a click on a news article that...
Untidy Life: What I Saw at the Media Revolution
A brilliantly evocative memoir from the golden age of newspaper publishing, from a man who helped define our modern media.
How new data tools are paving the way to an earned media revolution
At last week’s CommsCon2018, organisers Cision urged communications executives to join them in an earned media revolution. Cision CEO Kevin Akeroyd opened the one-day communications conference, hel…
Why social media is cooking in emerging markets
The Arab Spring, the Slavic Spring and the Iranian Twitter revolution all proved how deeply engrained the use of social media is in emerging market countri