Links I Liked: Orphaned Apps, Digital Sweatshops and Everyday Africa

Three articles that you will find interesting.

Are You Human? How Bots Distort Political Debates

How bots are becoming smarter and more influential in politics.

Social Networks Clamp Down on Geofeedia

Controversy exposes how fragile our digital privacy has become.

Humanitarian Assistance in the Information Economy

How Information Management has changed over the last 10 years.

Twitter relaxes 140 characters limit

Photos, videos etc no longer reduce you the length of your

How to Reach Online Influencers

Three outreach platforms compared.

The WhatsApp-Response

How WhatsApp became the most popular app in the refugee response.

SMS Platforms Compared

Comprehensive comparison of nine SMS systems for humanitarian programs.

Why Refugees Need Smartphones

Study and captivating video from BBC Media Action.