The Internet of the Real World, trends and ideas in the Internet of Things and Places
Monday, 28 November 2011
Revolution vs Election on Twitter
Above was during massive protests in Cairo, notice the high concentrate of tweets. This is what a popular protest looks like in the emerging world, with tweets concentrate on mobile phones near the site of the protest.
And this is what an election looks like. A distribution of tweets as an election is network site of distribution. Both event are the exercises or attempts to exercise popular power, but they show ever different distributions of tweets.