December 28, 2004
NEW YORK TIMES: Blogs Provide Raw Details From Scene of the Disaster:
For vivid reporting from the enormous zone of tsunami disaster, it was hard to beat the blogs.
The so-called blogosphere, with its personal journals published on the Web, has become best known as a forum for bruising political discussion and media criticism. But the technology proved a ready medium for instant news of the tsunami disaster and for collaboration over ways to help.
Indeed. Nice to see people noticing. (Via Todd Pearson).