During the “Arab Spring,” young tech savvy activists led uprisings in a dozen countries across North Africa and the Middle East. At first, digital media allowed democratization movements to develop new tactics for catching dictators off guard. Eventually, authoritarian governments worked social media into their own counter-insurgency strategies. What have […]
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Technology convergence and rising expectations for interactivity have had a significant impact on the news diets of U.S. voters. While television may appear to be the most important single media in this system of political communication, for a growing portion of the population, news diets are defined by combinations and […]
Interviewed by NBC http://www.nbcnews.com/technology/technolog/how-internet-brought-down-dictator-125222
Interviewed for CBS Evening News http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2011/01/27/world/main7292097.shtml