Social Media Will Change Emergency Preparedness
By Gideon F. For-mukwai,CEM
Sooner than later, Web 2.0 will significantly change the way we interact and do business with the federal government. If all goes as planned government departments will be able to use social media such as youtube,blip.tv, vimeo, linkedIn, Myspace, Twitter and Facebook.
If the negotiation goes through between the government and Google, Inc, we are bound to see significant changes in the way we prepare, respond and recover from disasters.
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