Monthly Archives: June 2012

Live Streaming Defcon 20 Hacking Conference Tweets

defcon20 Live Streaming Defcon 20 Hacking Conference Tweets

Yeah it’s a month away (July 26-29th) but there is already plenty of chatter on Twitter. This collection of streams is pulling in mentions of Defcon, tweets about various talks and panels, and of course – the parties.

If you’re not familiar with this conference this Wired story on it’s twenty year history is a pretty good place to start.

Visit the official conference site for speakers, events, and other info.

Hurricane and Tropical Storm Live Streaming Tweets

tropicalts Hurricane and Tropical Storm Live Streaming Tweets

This new collection of streams monitors tweets about hurricanes, tropical storms, and the National Hurricane Center.

I will likely add storm specific monitors as named storms near the US coast. That could happen as early as next week with tropical storm Debby likely to form in the Gulf of Mexico this weekend.

I’ve also worked on the ThreatStream menu. You’ll find this stream and a few others listed under a new “Weather/Environmental” section on the page.

Need to Know: June 22, 2012