The Boston Bombings and the Hive Mind

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Force multiplying power of social media for information collection in Boston.
The benefits and limits of real time, citizen-based crowdsourcing of intelligence during terrorist attacks.
The "Fog of Twitter" as the new normal, and its implications for governments and the media.
The challenge of social media exhaust and the evolving adversary.

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The Boston Bombings and the Hive Mind

  1. 1. “…the entire earth will be converted into a huge brain, as it were, capable of response in every one of its parts.” Nikola Tesla, 1904 HIVE MIND CROWDSOURCING SURVEILLANCE HACKING REALITY DATA EXHAUST CONCLUSION
  2. 2. Everyone a Sensor: Datification of Reality HIVE MIND CROWDSOURCING SURVEILLANCE HACKING REALITY DATA EXHAUST CONCLUSION
  3. 3. Wisdom of the crowd? HIVE MIND CROWDSOURCING SURVEILLANCE HACKING REALITY DATA EXHAUST CONCLUSION
  4. 4. HIVE MIND CROWDSOURCING SURVEILLANCE HACKING REALITY DATA EXHAUST CONCLUSION
  5. 5. Putting Names with Faces HIVE MIND CROWDSOURCING SURVEILLANCE HACKING REALITY DATA EXHAUST CONCLUSION
  6. 6. Garbage in, garbage out HIVE MIND CROWDSOURCING SURVEILLANCE HACKING REALITY DATA EXHAUST CONCLUSION
  7. 7. HIVE MIND CROWDSOURCING SURVEILLANCE HACKING REALITY DATA EXHAUST CONCLUSION
  8. 8. The Unblinking Sensor HIVE MIND CROWDSOURCING SURVEILLANCE HACKING REALITY DATA EXHAUST CONCLUSION
  9. 9. HIVE MIND CROWDSOURCING SURVEILLANCE HACKING REALITY DATA EXHAUST CONCLUSION
  10. 10. NORMAL Commercial Police Tourist CROWDED EVENT HIVE MIND CROWDSOURCING SURVEILLANCE HACKING REALITY DATA EXHAUST CONCLUSION
  11. 11. HIVE MIND CROWDSOURCING SURVEILLANCE HACKING REALITY DATA EXHAUST CONCLUSION
  12. 12. Information as Knowledge: Sandy Island HIVE MIND CROWDSOURCING SURVEILLANCE HACKING REALITY DATA EXHAUST CONCLUSION
  13. 13. The Life of a Rogue Post Credibility / Trust + Time & Shares HIVE MIND CROWDSOURCING SURVEILLANCE HACKING REALITY DATA EXHAUST CONCLUSION
  14. 14. Conspiracy and Chaos Boston Bombings preemptive conspiracy with alternative agenda (Sandy Hook school shooting). “They’re going to pin this event on a male late teens to early 20s and say he did it because he is unstable. They are going to find an NRA book in his home…” HIVE MIND CROWDSOURCING SURVEILLANCE HACKING REALITY DATA EXHAUST CONCLUSION
  15. 15. Open sources HIVE MIND CROWDSOURCING SURVEILLANCE HACKING REALITY DATA EXHAUST CONCLUSION
  16. 16. HIVE MIND CROWDSOURCING SURVEILLANCE HACKING REALITY DATA EXHAUST CONCLUSION
  17. 17. HIVE MIND CROWDSOURCING SURVEILLANCE HACKING REALITY DATA EXHAUST CONCLUSION
  18. 18. HIVE MIND CROWDSOURCING SURVEILLANCE HACKING REALITY DATA EXHAUST CONCLUSION
  19. 19. Reality is the New Battleground HIVE MIND CROWDSOURCING SURVEILLANCE HACKING REALITY DATA EXHAUST CONCLUSION
  20. 20. Thank you Dan Thompson U.S. Army Installation Management Command Europe Chief of Public Affairs danthompson360@gmail.com @360DanT HIVE MIND CROWDSOURCING SURVEILLANCE HACKING REALITY DATA EXHAUST CONCLUSION

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