Social media and SMS in the haiti earthquake


We describe some first results of an empirical study describing how social media and SMS were used in coordinating humanitarian relief after the Haiti Earthquake in January 2010. Current information systems for crisis management are increasingly incorporating information obtained from citizens transmitted via social media and SMS. This information proves… (More)
DOI: 10.1145/2187980.2188189



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