23 Mar '11, 1am

SIngapore tweeps -- I'm doing a public talk next Monday at NTU: page has RSVP form

Journalist and citizen media guru Dan Gillmor will be speaking about his new book, Mediactive , at NTU on Monday 28 March. All are welcome. DAN GILLMOR Mediactive: Why We Should All be Participants in Media, not just Consumers Synopsis: We're in an age of information overload, and too much of what we watch, hear and read is mistaken, deceitful or even dangerous. Yet we can take control and make media serve us – all of us – by being active consumers and participants. Date: 28 March 2011 Time: 10am – 12noon Venue: LT 11, Blk NS2, NTU To register: click here or email [email protected] Gillmor is renowned as probably the first journalist to have a professional blog, while he was a technology writer in Silicon Valley’s San Jose Mercury News. His first book, We the Media: Grassroots Journalism by the People, for the People (2004), was highly influential, urging journalists to ...

Full article: http://journalism.sg/2011/03/21/gillmor/


Nintendo 3DS will be available here from Monday.

todayonline.com 25 Mar '11, 8am

The Nintendo 3DS portable handheld console will launch here at midnight next Monday. It will be available in either black ...