anonnews

YourAnonNews Raises $54k+on IndieGoGo

on Wednesday, Apr. 17th

The social media news collective known as YourAnonNews, who have gathered a following on Twitter and Tumblr by flying the Anonymous flag, have raised over $54,000 on crowdfunding site IndieGoGo.

While there is no central authority to Anon, that hasn’t stopped the YourAnonNews “brand” (for lack of a better term) from collecting just shy of a million followers on Twitter. By comparison the Los Angeles Times has under half-a-million followers on the microblogging site.

The goal of the crowdfunding campaign was to raise $2000 towards the costs of dedicated servers to host a website and begin building an infrastructure for citizen journalism under the YourAnon banner. At present the entity exists merely in the realm of social media, but that hasn’t stopped it from becoming a counterweight to mainstream media sources, if not a trusted source in and of itself.

Via TheNextWeb

noble-789501

To Build The VR Education of Tomorrow One Scholar Turns To The Past

There are plenty of folks in the education technology field who are excited about virtual reality as the next great educational tool.

Sponsors

OTOY-Light-Field-Capture-4-600x338

We’re Closer To Our Photorealistic VR Future Than You’d Think (INTERVIEW)

A look into the virtual world of tomorrow with USC researcher Paul Debevec.

spheri2_c

Prepare Yourselves For The Personal VR Video Revolution

Virtual Reality is rapidly approaching a watershed moment.

Ralph Echemendia

Spoiler Alert: Hollywood Isn’t Taking Cyber Security Seriously (LA Film Fest)

Tonight at the Los Angeles Film Festival, squeezed in between movies and red carpet events, a symposium on Cyber Security is being held at the Grammy Museum.

Gumroad Rentals H

Rent Video Straight From Social Media Via Gumroad

The people who brought the “Buy Now” button to Twitter are going all-in on film distribution.

placeholder