How can I tell if anything I find on the web is real?Currency-How recent is this information?Reliabilty-Are there any references or quotations?Author-Who is the author?-Who is the publisher or sponsor?Design-Professional or amateurish?
Triangulating-Egypt’s outage case- “traceroute” internet serviceReliable AP’s officialsources Having report Twitter my triangle
TriangulatingVerifing the youtube video- SpokeoAllow people to look for person- Wolfram AlphaCheck the weather report- Google mapHelp locate the place with accurate online map
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sNV4yIyXXX0Play the video for 2 minutes from 7:00 to 9:00
Collective intelligenceElectronic networks and social computing applications make it easier for individuals toharness collective intelligence to help them assess and evaluate information and sources online.
Collective intelligence Collective intelligence is a shared or group intelligence that emerges from the collaboration and competition of many individuals. - Wikipedia<Examples>WikipediaQnA sites (Ex : Korea’s Naver Knowledgeresearch , America’s Cha Cha)FacebookGoogleEtc
Discussion Subjects1. How much do you believe online information? To what extent should we believe various and huge amount of information?2. What aspects of Journalism can be developed by Civil Journalism? What kinds of dangers does civil journalism have?3. Think about the disadvantages of collective intelligence