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Screen Space 9.5: A Metacast of where Screen Space went and what to expect next

Posted by Jennifer L. Bowie, Ph.D. on March 10th, 2009

[transcript] In Episode 9.5 of Screen Space: A Metacast of where Screen Space went and what to expect next Welcome to Screen Space, your podcast about creating usable, accessible, effective, and efficient web, blog, and new media design for the everyday (and non-expert) designer. This is your host, Dr. Jennifer L. Bowie. It has been […]

 
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Twittering “saves” school from shootings?

Posted by Jennifer L. Bowie, Ph.D. on March 5th, 2009

This interesting news story discusses how a school shooting threat was found in a Wikipedia article, twittered about, and then through Twitter “six or seven colleagues” went to work finding out where the school was, who the person the threat specifically mentioned was, and how to reach authorities. They then contacted authorities and a particular […]