Nice write up on our launch party and website.
“We wanted to aggregate this content into a central location and create a collaborative, interactive documentary. The idea was to accumulate media that everyone else didn’t think was important, and utilize it in an effort to make sense of social media fragments and create a story out of it.”
In order to develop the website, Elayat and Mehta teamed up with Emerge Technology to create a new web-technological platform called GroupStream — the storytelling springboard empowers citizen journalists, photographers, filmmakers and the culturally active with the ability to upload tweets, pictures and videos into a storyline.
Full article here.