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Social media in a time of need

Social media in a time of need

How the Red Cross and the Los Angeles Fire Department integrate social tools into crisis response.

The Red Cross and the Los Angeles Fire Department have been at the forefront of incorporating social media into crisis response. Here's a look at some of the tools and techniques they've adopted.

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Social data and geospatial mapping join the crisis response toolset

Social data and geospatial mapping join the crisis response toolset

A new web app applies trend analysis to structured social media.

A new web app put to the test during Australia's recent flooding shows how crowdsourced social intelligence can be integrated into crisis response

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