Made For Apple News: Reimagine 1968 With The Technology of Today

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Made For Apple News: Reimagine 1968 With The Technology of Today

Marilyn Matty

What if the WWW, iPhones, Live Photos, videos, Messages, Twitter, Facebook, Alerts, etc. were available during the 1968 political upheaval in the US? Buzzfeed News has what I think is a fascinating, cyberpunk-in-reverse exploration of how news coverage could have been. It's an exclusive, and just a few weeks ago I remember reading about how well BuzzFeed has been building its visitor numbers via Apple News.

I hope this is a debut of a series, as they missed some other 1968 groundbreaking developments, including Kent State and Sargent Pepper:

Reimagine 1968 With The Technology of Today
BuzzFeed News

Watch the last time the world was this unpredictable — on your phone. Read the full story

Marilyn





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