Location-based social media


Tackable works with San Jose Mercury News on crowdsourced photojournalism app

A private company is working in close collaboration with The San Jose Mercury News to build a smart phone app that could put newspapers at the center of a social network focused on photography. The app, called Tackable, enables people to share photographs tagged with their location and gives editors a way to solicit photos in connection with news … Read More

20 SXSW Interactive panels that journalists should attend

This year's South by Southwest Interactive panels will emphasize how technology is revolutionizing the way we share content, consume information and engage with the communities around us. The interactive event, which will take place March 11-15, is best known for highlighting emerging technologies such as Twitter, but many of the panels -- the final batch was announced Monday … Read More