The following is a guest post from coworker and resident global health guru Rachel Lonsdale. The post originally appeared on the @wsseattle blog. ______________________________ I’ve always had a thing for maps. I think it comes with my obsession with traveling and seeing new places. There are times when I miss unfolding the giant maps and […]

More than two years ago, I published this post about YouTube annotations with an example of how some companies were putting the tool to use for creative storytelling. In short, annotations provide video producers with the ability to create “choose your own adventure” style videos that increase viewer engagement. This past weekend, Mashable featured a […]

The extreme excitement around the #WorldCup had everyone a’ Twitter with supporting their favorite teams. From live tracking to replays, there were a host of Twitter tools that helped create community and channel conversation around one of the biggest sporting events ever. I particularly enjoyed the fun integration of tiny flags that were embedded into […]