Augmented Speakers’ Corner, Union Square – Today!

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Submitted by Felipe Ribeiro:

Augmented Speakers Corner — TODAY!
Union Square, New York City
April 22, 2008, 5pm – 8pm A physical installation in Union Square, New York City on Tuesday April 22, as well as an accompanying website at

This is an interface for public discussion in Union Square, NYC, consisting of an open mic, speakers, and a website. The audience gets to vote in real time on who stays on the mic, as well as respond live over the speaker system using their cellphones. It’s a live, face to face call-in radio show with a rotating host, determined by audience vote.

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