Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Follow the aftermath of the Haiti Earthquake on Twitter and YouTube

An earthquake measuring 7.0 has hit Haiti. Causing wide spread destruction. The earthquake demolished dozens of building and left countless people dead or injured.

The island nation of Haiti, the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere with one of the weakest infrastructures, now faces near-catastrophic damage from an earthquake.

The first pics of the destruction began to appear first on Twitter and Facebook.

Thirteen aftershocks above 4.5 have happened since the initial 7.0 quake hit.
We have attached videos of the aftermath

The New York Times News Blog gave these useful links to follow people on Twitter who are providing real-time updates on the earthquake.This Twitter list of users of the social network who are in Haiti or providing useful information on the aftermath of the earthquake there. TwitPic account which has images of victims of the quake

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