Amplify: Digital Media Goes Dutch

Amplify: it’s bringing clogs back harder than Birkenstock; this could be the biggest digi-Dutch tandem since cybercafés digitized the coffee shop … Okay, but who are the these amplifiers you might ask … That’s all well and good, but what if you’ve got a few questions about exactly what clogging is … or, you wonder,…

Daily News in the Digital Domain

Welcome to the corner-wide web If your local newspaper shuts down, what will take the place of its coverage? Perhaps a package of information about your neighborhood, or even your block, assembled by a computer. A number of Web start-up companies are creating so-called hyperlocal news sites that let people zoom in on what is…

Easter just got cyber-serious

You want to go on an Easter Egg Hunt but you don’t want the hassle of getting up? Yeah — that’s lazy. Luckily for you though, you can have your Cadbury and eat it too … Interactive Easter Egg Hunt via YouTube — but really, you can’t eat the treats hint: check on the couch…

Salt Lake City Scavenger Hunt

And a-gain. This time: tweet-for-tix So the Lil one is at it again with the Tweets. For her U.S. Tour, Lily Allen hosts a treasure hunt at each stop the day of the show via Twitter. A few hours before showtime Lily hides tickets to her gig at various places in each city. She tweets…

Twitter, you’re a lifesaver! — Literally.

So now it saves lives too … and that’s why Google and the Times are paranoid Don’t discount the power of people who follow stars on Twitter. A woman who used the micro-blogging network to announce her plans to commit suicide by tweeting actress Demi Moore was later found by authorities and taken in for…