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Citizen Journalism Needs a Dose of Journalistic Ethics After Sandy

Tyler Mahoney | Posted 01.06.2013 | Media
Tyler Mahoney

Getting a voice on the ground isn't easy, especially when much of that ground is underwater. But, as a matter of journalistic ethics, accurate news is the most important during the worst circumstances.

Relying on Twitter During Hurricane #Sandy

Pietro Rea | Posted 01.03.2013 | Technology
Pietro Rea

After my New York City apartment lost power around 8 p.m., my smartphone's data plan suddenly became my only connection with the outside world. Tweets from the community are helpful to get a distributed feel of the situation but they have to be taken with a grain (a byte?) of salt.

Users Flocked To Twitter During Hurricane Sandy

Reuters | Posted 01.02.2013 | Technology

By Gerry Shih SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Twitter users flocked to the micro-messaging network this week as Hurricane Sandy swept through...

Sandy, Social Media and Journalism's New Frontier

Ray Brescia | Posted 12.31.2012 | Media
Ray Brescia

I'm not exactly sure when on Monday night that it happened, but sometime around 10 p.m. I realized that my Twitter feed and Facebook page were delivering far more interesting, consistent and complete coverage of Sandy's havoc than the televised news ever could.

During Hurricane Sandy, Twitter Proves A Lifeline Despite Trolls

Reuters | Gerry Shih | Posted 12.30.2012 | Technology

By Gerry Shih SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 30 (Reuters) - As Hurricane Sandy pounded the U.S. Atlantic coast on Monday night, kn...

Celebrities React To Hurricane Sandy

Posted 10.31.2012 | Celebrity

As Hurricane Sandy hurled toward the East Coast Monday night, Twitter lit up with a litany of social media documenting the storm, in New York and else...

Hurricane Sandy Fashion Tweets Remind Us That Sweatpants, Junk Food Are Still Acceptable

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 10.29.2012 | Style

Fashion people wear sweats and eat junk food, OK? Deal with it.

How To 'Follow' Hurricane #Sandy

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 10.29.2012 | Technology

Are you prepared for the (possible) storm of the century? Impending Hurricane Sandy, which has been dubbed a "Frankenstorm," is expected to strike ...