Nkandla vs. Oscar Pistorius in tweets

Earlier this week I put together a small set of scripts to track the amount of…


Oscar Pistorius: day 11 morning session in words

We're into the 11th day of the Oscar Pistorius murder trial and during a…


SA Hacks List gets an update

A couple of years ago I started a small project to collect the Twitter handles…


400+ South African journalists on Twitter

The past month has been pretty hectic with big changes afoot on the work front…


300+ SA journalists on Twitter and counting

UPDATE: I have moved the lists of South African journalists on Twitter to a new…


Saniti: September 2011

It’s been a little longer in the coming this month but finally: The…


Better live tweeting for journalists

Twitter is changing news. Today many major news stories break on Twitter long…


News organisations could turn Twitter rumour mill to their advantage

It's no secret that I am a big Twitter fan. Twitter is almost always the first…


265+ SA journalists on Twitter, and counting

What started out as a small project by Raymond Joseph (@rayjoe) and I to list a…


Seven reasons why newspaper editors should be on Twitter

I recently began looking at how many of South Africa's newspaper editors were…