Wednesday, January 18, 2012
A Unique Way to Follow World Events...10X10
10x10 is a site that allows you to explore world events with words and pictures that represent defining events in the world. Every hour, 10x10 collects the 100 words and pictures that matter most on a global scale, and presents them as a single image. The result is a fitting snapshot of our world sometimes shocking and many times moving, but always relevant. By clicking on a single frame with the the 10x10 snaphot you can dig a little deeper in the story.
10x10 scans RSS feeds of several leading international news sources and conclusions are drawn on the hours most important words. The top 100 words are chosen as well 100 corresponding images from the same sources and then 10x10 creates a new frame every hour.