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Let a Georgia Kid on Your Site and Go to Jail for Five Years

Wednesday, February 13th, 2008

I received an email from Paul Arne, co-chair of the technology group and the privacy and security group at the law firm Morris, Manning & Martin; he is not happy with a bill that is moving through the channels of the Georgia legislature. And watch out FaceBook’s Mark Zuckerberg, you might end up in jail if [...]

Live Blogging the Birth of a Baby

Tuesday, February 12th, 2008

On Sunday I wrote about this cool program Cover It Live that Robert Rhyne Armstrong used to live blog SoCon08. Later at our new SoCon08 Network site at Ning I asked him for more information about the program. He said that he used it to live blog the birth of his baby. Very neat, especially the ability [...]

Do We Need Photojournalists? Plus Lost Art of Black & White

Monday, February 11th, 2008

So if you have a hoard of amateurs shooting photographs, do you need professional photojournalists? I want to use our SoCon08 event at Kennesaw State University as a little test, so you, not I, can answer that question.
Last time I looked at Flickr there were about 300 photos posted about the event. Look through them closely. [...]

Neat Living Blogging Program at Socon08

Sunday, February 10th, 2008

Some how I missed that SoCon08 was being Live Blogged, so here it is by Robert Rhyne Armstrong at Tread Heavily. Get a quick overview of the conference. I especially like the Cover It Live program he was using to do the Live Blogging. Very cool.

SoCon08: See the Video, 300 photos, 58 Posts

Sunday, February 10th, 2008

Amani Channel, the man behind, was busy at our SoCon08 conference Friday and Saturday, Feb. 8-9, 2008 hosting a dinner table conversation, providing an afternoon workshop on video and, of course, what else…shooting a video of the conference. He is fast; he was uploading part of the event video as the conference progressed. So enough [...]