Technology and citizen journalism

Last Saturday, the online newsmagazine Pinoy Weekly and several other groups convened the Pinoy Citizen Journalism Seminar at the University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City. Here is the presentation I shared with the participants: Technology and Citizen Journalism View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. (tags: internet social)


New PNP policy on access to police blotters

Various sectors are up in arms over a new policy laid down by PNP chief Jesus Verzosa regarding access to police blotters. In an Oct. 20 memorandum, Verzosa banned media and public access to blotters unless allowed by the station commander or by a court order. The PNP claims the new policy is in consideration […]


Filipinos join Blog Action Day

Thank you to everyone who joined the Blog Action Day 2008 here in the Philippines. This flurry of blogging about poverty continues for yet a few hours in other parts of the world. Here’s a sampling of what Filipino bloggers wanted to say: Walang Iwanan: Kahirapan at ang Ilusyon ng Corporate Social Responsibility Fight Against […]