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London Riots Sensemaking
Tracking sensemaking efforts on the London riots as opposed to law-and-order calls
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The London Riots - wtf? (Graham Brown mobileYouth) - social psychology perspective

Graham Brown of mobileYouth http://www.mobileYouth.org (RT @chrisfictoor: RT @DashBurst: #LondonRiots - What role did #socialmedia play?
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London Riots: Twitter That Caused Them?

London Riots: Twitter That Caused Them? | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
Twitter has come under a great deal of criticism for its role in mobilising riots across London, which started in Tottenham, but spread to Enfield, Walthamstow, Waltham Forest, and Brixton over the weekend.
 
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London riots: social media helped gangs orchestrate the looting, says MP

London riots: social media helped gangs orchestrate the looting, says MP | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
Karen Buck claims there is 'deep denial' of spread of gang culture in city and calls for inquiry into role of social media (London riots: social media helped gangs orchestrate the looting, says MP: Karen Buck claims...)...
 
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Network effects: Social media's role in the London riots

Network effects: Social media's role in the London riots | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
Everyone seems to be looking to blame Twitter, Facebook or BlackBerry for the recent London riots, but these tools are just aspects of our increasingly real-time, mobile and connected digital lives -- and that can be an incredibly powerful force...
 
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Is Facebook and Twitter responsible for London riots?

Is Facebook and Twitter responsible for London riots? | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
It’s reported that Police are looking on Facebook and Twitter for signs of unrest spreading which might have missed out.
 
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London Riots Cause Police to Look into Developing Social Media Restraints - International Business Times

London Riots Cause Police to Look into Developing Social Media Restraints - International Business Times | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
Globe and MailLondon Riots Cause Police to Look into Developing Social Media RestraintsInternational Business TimesBritish Prime Minister David Cameron is working with London police, intelligence services and industry officials to see if they can...
 
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London Riots: Police Shut Down Social Media as Free Speech Comes Under Fire | SiliconANGLE

London Riots: Police Shut Down Social Media as Free Speech Comes Under Fire | SiliconANGLE | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
RT @casuist: London Riots: Police Shut Down Social Media as Free Speech Comes Under Fire http://t.co/1vaerD6...
 
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London, Riots & Social Media: This Week in Online Tyranny

London, Riots & Social Media: This Week in Online Tyranny | London Riots Sensemaking | Scoop.it
London riots feature social media policing and Blackberry Messaging. London's Metropolitan police told reporters they were delving into Twitter and other social media as part of their investigation into looting.
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