Byline: Frederik Joelving; 2009-11-20; Wired;Article Links
"In their pursuit of Evan Ratliff, the sleuths living across the country exchanged intel and coordinated efforts via social media Web sites such as Twitter (using #vanish) and Facebook. One hunter even created a dedicated application on Facebook called Vanish Team, and several others set up their own Web sites and blogs. . . . "
Description:Social networking sites enhanced the search for Evan Ratliff.
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