The TSA has started an Instagram page
showing confiscated items from TSA checkpoints in airports around the country.
Stephen Wolfram used the data provided by Facebook users
to do some demographic analysis.
In 1990, the avenues of information we have today weren't around. So what was a baseball fan who wanted to know the score of a game elsewhere in the country to do? Compile a list of pay phone numbers at stadiums
and get the score from passers by who picked up
The Daily Dot
delivers news about social media communities such as Reddit, Facebook and Youtube the way a local newspaper might deliver news about a city.
An oldie, but a goodie: Michael Lewis goes to Columbia's School of Journalism
to see what such schools actually do to prepare their students.