Tagged: blogging

Tony

Tony Pierce: New Media Pioneer

MP3 Audio [42 MB]DownloadShow URL Tony Pierce was blogging before most of us had broadband internet and well before smart phones existed. For over a decade he has been writing daily and bringing people into his world on the busblog,...
 

Not Just Comments

Not Just Comments

This site… or blog if you prefer to call it.. is fast approaching its 7th year in existence.  The podcast, soon to be on its 5th year. And even years before any of this, I edited my own little website...

bm235 Online Community and State of Emergency

bm235 Online Community and State of Emergency

MP3 Audio [9 MB]DownloadShow URL At a time when the Pakistani government is using the state of emergency declaration to crack down on opposition and media, many citizens are turning to the internet. Amer Sarfraz, one of the people responsible...
 

Meanwhile, My Nephew

Meanwhile, My Nephew

While a few months ago I may have changed the title of this blog to Citizen Reporter, that does not mean the personal side of things will suddenly disappear. It doesn’t mean I will pack up my opinion, my thoughts,...

A mission statement

A mission statement

Speaking with Sijeka in London recently, for an upcoming podcast on the French elections, she mentioned opendemocracy.net. I was invited to write an entry for their blog “The Democratic Image”. And so I did, and as it turns out, I...

A NJ Freak Winter

A NJ Freak Winter

Tappy-Tap-Tap, the sounds of icey snow fill the air of ye old family home. I arrived here in the state of New Jersey several hours ago, around the same time as one of the year’s meanest ice storms I guess....