Some choice adhoc quotes that tumbled out of my brain during the Congressional hearing on new media, titled “Twitter against Tyrants”, that I spoke on last Thursday in Washington, D.C.. “I’ve learned an important lesson in working with the Tibetan independence movement and others: It’s that we can’t presume what people are willing – are […]Read more "Transcript & comments from "Twitter against Tyrants" Congressional hearing"
I’m honored to have been asked to participate in a hearing being held by the US Helsinki Commission this Thursday, in Washington, D.C. While my enthusiasm for the power and potential of new media will be evident, I hope to bring a metered tone to this discussion, laying out a number of issues, including the […]Read more "This Thursday: Speaking at US Congressional Commission on "Twitter v. Tyrants""
I experienced an interesting phenomenon this morning using Twitter, and I have to believe some sort of automated twitterbot marketing network is behind it. It all begin with an innocent tweet about how I spent the weekend: “MC and I were sick all weekend, so we watched the entire first season of “Mad Men”…. time […]Read more "Attack of the "Mad Men" Twitter-Bots"