Posted by: Burth Helm on April 23, 2009
The first blog post went up during the wee hours of April 21. Tonight, after activists at the Sarah Jane Brain Foundation held a protest at an Apple store here in New York, it made national TV news. Krapps.com, the iPhone app review site that initially called attention to the story, has a time-line of how the story mushroomed. It’s a great study of how fast a crisis can spin out of control in the world of Twitter, blogs, and social media in 2009.
The app in question: