Video: Digital Humanities

Digital humanities, in simple words, is an area where digital media is brought into use for humanitarian activities. The video below by Paul Conneally, a public communications manager for the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, and a leader in using digital technologies for humanitarian aid, speaks about how hyperconnected the world is becoming, and how internet and mobile devices, together, going to coordinate, inform, and guide relief efforts.

Source: TEDTalks

VIDEO: Why videos go viral?

Every wonder why videos go viral? Well, Kevin Allocca is YouTube’s trends manager and he shares the 4 primary reasons why a video goes viral. You’ll also discover quite a few videos that went viral that you didn’t know about!

Source: TED