Real Time Queen
Queen Rania of Jordan was Le Web’s highest-profile speaker. RBI’s head of blogging Adam Tinworth said of her speech, “This talk is a call for us to move our activism in social media beyond a hashtag and a sense of self-satisfaction.” She did speak about the increasing importance of real time web in receiving news and information, calling real time “the new prime time”. But while real time websites like Twitter have mobilised a new generation of activists and campaigners, the next step is to do something more than tweet about it. For more see One man and his blog
A round up of the main news and issues that came out of Le Web in Paris on 9 and 10 December, 2009.