Social Media for a Smarter Planet

One of the things I’m pretty passionate about is looking at ways we can apply technology and some creative thinking to help create a better world. I saw this video appear in my Facebook news feed, and thought I’d share it in case you’re interested in seeing how IBM has been using social media to post content to the Smarter Planet website. One of my clever colleagues Jack Mason put together this little demo using Screenr.

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c48gXXeLWL0]

Also, if you haven’t seen the youtube videos about Smarter Planet yet,  they provide a fun explanation about the need to think smarter for our planet. Here’s one example…

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AoGj_DHf6S0]