How Canadian startup ScribbleLive helped report the Boston Marathon explosions in real-time
When Boston.com buckled under the pressure of the traffic that news of the explosions sent its way, the site redirected its homepage to ScribbleLive, allowing Boston.com to still update their readers in real-time even after the site went down.
By Belinda Alzner, for ScribbleLive
(Alzner is a former associate editor of J-Source. This post was originally published on ScribbleLive and reprinted here with the company's permission.)
Yesterday was Patriots’ Day in the United States. It was a day that was, for so many, about doing nothing more than crossing a finish line.