London Riots: Blame Twitter -- or BlackBerry Messenger?

As riots continue throughout London, British police have threatened to bring charges against those who use social media to incite looting and violence. Deputy Assistant Commissioner Stephen Kavanaugh confirmed to U.K. media that officers were looking at Twitter as they investigated the riots, which began after the police shooting of 29-year-old Mark Duggan in the Tottenham section of North London on Thursday. But some observers have noted that the social media that has really helped...Full Story
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