"Social Networking Sites at Center of Coast-to-Coast Coordinated Search" - Frederik Joelving - Wired

"Social Networking Sites at Center of Coast-to-Coast Coordinated Search" - Frederik Joelving - Wired

by: Frederik Joelving | publication date: November 20, 2009 | Publication: Wired | volume: 17 | journal issue: 12 |

"In their pursuit of Evan Ratliff, the sleuths living across the country exchanged intel and coordinated efforts via social media Web sites such as Twitter (using #vanish) and Facebook. One hunter even created a dedicated application on Facebook called Vanish Team, and several others set up their own Web sites and blogs. . . . "

Social networking sites enhanced the search for Evan Ratliff.

Access to online material.