Awards & Press

Awards

Sue Aman receives ProMED-mail 2013 Anniversary Award

ProMED-mail October 02, 2013

App of the Day: HealthMap's Outbreaks Near Me

News 10 ABC January 22, 2013

Dr. John Brownstein Wins Prestigious Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE)

U.S. National Library of Medicine October 23, 2011

National Design Triennial: Why Design Now

Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum May 13, 2010

Englebart Prize for Best New Collaborative Tool presented at conference at The Tech Museum

The Tech Museum of Innovation March 10, 2010

Press

You Can Use This Boston-Born Online Tool to Track the Spread of the Ebola Virus

Lauren Landry
BostInno October 22, 2014

Battle Over Ebola Travel Ban: Health Officials Call It a Big Mistake

Amy Langfield and Ben Popken
NBC News October 19, 2014

Health experts say Faneuil Hall hair salon sign ‘fear-mongering’

Lindsay Kalter
Boston Herald October 19, 2014

Scientists use technology to track Ebola

CCTV America October 15, 2014

As another flu season approaches, health tech will play an educational role

Elizabeth Armstrong Moore
GIGAOM October 12, 2014

Fewer new cases of enterovirus being reported

Laura Ingle
Fox News October 10, 2014

Enterovirus death reported as outbreak apparently wanes

Karen Weintraub
USA Today October 06, 2014

HealthMap tracks Ebola’s footprints online, preparing for the next big outbreak

Nidhi Subbaraman
BetaBoston October 06, 2014

Ebola Hits U.S. Shores… Tech to the Rescue?

Marty Biancuzzo
Wall Street Daily October 05, 2014

You can track Ebola’s US spread with these 5 tools

Tavis J. Hampton
Silicon Angle October 05, 2014

Yelp reviews and Twitter can track food poisoning sources, Harvard study finds

Nidhi Subbaraman
BetaBoston September 29, 2014

Smart Machines Join Humans in Tracking Africa Ebola Outbreak

Larry Greenemeier
Scientific American September 25, 2014

12 Alarming Numbers About The Ebola Crisis

Erin Brodwin
Business Insider September 25, 2014

Why health officials are worried about bringing Ebola to the Hajj pilgrimage

Julia Belluz
Vox September 24, 2014

Ebola Maps: Tracking the deadly disease across West Africa

Mike Wheatley
Silicon Angle September 24, 2014

Ebola Outbreak: How The Internet Is Changing The Way Health Officials Predict Deadly Epidemics

Philip Ross
International Business Times September 24, 2014

Chasing Ebola

Danielle Elliot
The Atlantic September 24, 2014

The worst-case scenario for Ebola

Julia Belluz
Vox September 23, 2014

Ebola Epidemic Could Top a Million Victims If Not Contained, CDC Warns

Karen Weintraub
National Geographic September 23, 2014

Why officials will be using Yelp reviews to track food-poisoning outbreaks

Julia Belluz
Vox September 16, 2014

A Diplomat Infects A Doctor As Ebola Spreads In Nigeria

Richard Knox
NPR September 08, 2014

Ebola map shows people in more African regions risk infection from animals

Kate Kelland
Reuters September 08, 2014

Can social media help contain ebola?

Simon Engler
Foreign Policy September 05, 2014

Visualizing Global Studies: HGHI Co-sponsors Mapping Workshop for Educators

Harvard Global Health Institute September 05, 2014

Boston researchers trying to forecast Ebola’s spread, but more data would help

Nidhi Subbaraman
BetaBoston September 04, 2014

How an algorithm detected the Ebola outbreak a week early, and what it could do next

Lyndsey Gilpin
TechRepublic August 26, 2014

Social Data for Ebola Surveillance

Jyoti Madhusoodanan
The Scientist August 26, 2014

Cell-Phone Data Might Help Predict Ebola’s Spread

David Talbot
MIT Technology Review August 26, 2014

Can Twitter Help Predict Foodborne Illnesses?

Victoria Kabak
Government Technology August 25, 2014

WHO: Ebola outbreak in Africa likely underestimated

Karen Weintraub
USA Today August 25, 2014

Ebola: Bringing mHealth to bear

Eric Wicklund
mHealth News August 22, 2014

HealthMap on the Doctors

The Doctors TV Show August 19, 2014

HealthMap on BNN

Business News Network August 18, 2014

Twitter Data Grants and Public Health

Victoria Kabak
Data-Smart CitySolutions August 15, 2014

How This Algorithm Detected The Ebola Outbreak Before Humans Could

John Paul Titlow
Fast Company August 13, 2014

Algorithm Detected Ebola Outbreak Before Official Alerts

Morgen Peck
IEEE Spectrum August 13, 2014

Ebola was flagged up by computer software nine days before it was announced

Ellie Zolfagharifard
Mail Online August 12, 2014

Tracking Ebola through online data

Ben Johnson
NPR Marketplace August 12, 2014

Web-based tool was first to spot Ebola

Mike Miliard
Healthcare IT News August 12, 2014

An Algorithm Spotted the Ebola Outbreak Nine Days Before WHO Announced It

Zoë Schlanger
News Week August 11, 2014

Here's how researchers in Boston spotted the Ebola outbreak before the World Health Organization

Timothy McGrath
Global Post August 11, 2014

How A Computer Algorithm Predicted West Africa’s Ebola Outbreak Before It Was Announced

Public Health Watch August 11, 2014

Where the Ebola outbreak is most likely to spread next

Julia Belluz
Vox August 11, 2014

HealthMap Uses Social Media to Help Track Ebola

Associated Press Television August 10, 2014

How mapping the Ebola outbreak may ease future health crises

Vicky Pasquantonio
PBS August 10, 2014

Ebola Detected By Website Nine Days Before WHO

Jayalakshmi K , Richard Cosgrove
International Business Times August 10, 2014

Boston trackers chart Ebola outbreak

Lindsay Kalter
Boston Herald August 09, 2014

Ebola Outbreak Flagged By Online Tool Before Formal WHO Announcement

Rodrique Ngowi
Huffington Post August 09, 2014

Online Ebola Tracker Beats WHO to the Punch

John Johnson
Newser August 09, 2014

US bots flagged Ebola before outbreak announced

Rodrique Ngowi
Yahoo News August 09, 2014

Site found Ebola outbreak first

Investors Business Daily August 08, 2014

Local Researchers Monitor Infectious Disease Outbreaks Around The World

Jim Armstrong
CBS Boston August 08, 2014

Digital health map tracks new Ebola cases in real time

Deborah Kotz
Boston Globe August 07, 2014

Meet the Bots That Knew Ebola Was Coming

Michael Scherer
Time August 05, 2014

Ebola Interactive Map Shows Virus Spread

Sydney Lupkin
ABC News August 05, 2014

Tracking ebola: 8 internet resources to help keep abreast of the epidemic

Andy Walker
memeburn August 05, 2014

Elaboran modelos para predecir casos de hantavirus en Chile

Cristina G. Pedraz
DICYT August 04, 2014

Social data a new source for disease surveillance

Shaun Sutner
TechTarget July 24, 2014

Fighting infectious diseases with the power of social media

Heather Unruh
WCVB-TV May 22, 2014

Tracking MERS With HealthMap

STRATEGY Magazine May 20, 2014

Searching Social Media for Drug Side Effects

John Tozzi
BloombergBusinessWeek May 19, 2014

Could Climate Change Spread Ticks and Mosquitoes In Connecticut?

Alan Yu
NPR May 13, 2014

Using Twitter as tool to track side effects from drugs

Deborah Kotz
The Boston Globe May 01, 2014

Sharing the Wealth: From research results to electronic health records, biomedical data are becoming increasingly accessible. How can scientists best capitalize on the information deluge?

Jef Akst
The Scientist May 01, 2014

Twitter is rich with adverse drug reaction data, but it’s hard to parse

Jonah Comstock
Mobi Health News May 01, 2014

These 6 research projects just got special access to our tweets

Fran Berkman
The Daily Dot April 24, 2014

Using new technology and data collection for the public good

WBEZ's Morning Shift April 24, 2014

Harvard Medical School Researchers Awarded Twitter Data Grant

FORREST S. BROWN
The Harvard Crimson April 23, 2014

Wikipedia Proves Useful for Tracking Flu

Matthew Hilburn
Voice of America April 23, 2014

Twitter offers data grants to three health-related projects

Aditi Pai
Mobi Health News April 22, 2014

Using Twitter data, Harvard Medical School to study food poisoning

David Harris
Boston Business Journal April 22, 2014

Wikipedia searches and sick tweets predict flu cases

Aviva Rutkin
NewScientist April 18, 2014

Wikipedia beats Google in helping researchers track flu season

Agata Blaszczak-Boxe
Yahoo News April 18, 2014

Wikipedia hits help track flu spread

Dan Harrison
The Sydney Morning Herald April 18, 2014

Your germy digital footprints are everywhere. Scientists are watching.

Beth Skwarecki
PLOS Blogs April 18, 2014

The Quest To Predict Flu Outbreaks Moves From Google To Wikipedia

Jessica Leber
Fast Company April 18, 2014

Wikipedia Searches Trace the Spread of the Flu

Charles Q. Choi
Popular Mechanics April 18, 2014

Wikipedia is better than Google at tracking flu trends

Rachel Feltman
Quartz April 18, 2014

The Flu Tricked Google. Can Wikipedia Do Better?

Joshua Brustein
Bloomberg BusinessWeek April 18, 2014

Disease Outbreak Warnings Via Social Media Sought by U.S.

Kathleen Miller
Bloomberg BusinessWeek April 11, 2014

Open Source Intelligence Offers Crystal Ball Capability

George I. Seffers
April 01, 2014

The Inevitability of Predicting the Future

Tim De Chant
PBS March 25, 2014

Exploring Insomnia By Studying Social Media Habits

Bob Oakes
WBUR February 28, 2014

Boston Children’s, Merck mine social media to study sleep health

Jonah Comstock
MobiHealthNews February 27, 2014

See if there's flu near you

February 21, 2014

Data analysis allows researchers to predict disease outbreaks

Ray Locker
USA Today February 13, 2014

Social Media and Disease: There's an App for That

Michael Smith
MedPage Today February 04, 2014

The flu could be your friend on Valentine's Day

Kevin Hartnett
boston.com February 03, 2014

Avoid the Flu During Travel With These Crowd-Sourced Tips

Melanie Lieberman
Travel and Leisure January 30, 2014

Latest flu-related tech is largely about the greater good, not you

Elizabeth Armstrong Moore
CNET January 28, 2014

20 Children Dead from Flu: Officially an Epidemic

ABC News Dr. Richard Besser January 20, 2014

Une compétition de virus est anticipée à Sotchi

Huffington Post Quebec January 18, 2014

Flu Near You Wants To Track Influenza Trends in U.S., Save Lives

Gideon Resnick
The Daily Beast January 11, 2014

E-cigarettes take social scene by storm

Helen Branswell
The Star Phoenix January 11, 2014

Flu Or Just Crud? Latest Wrinkle In Flu Tracking: Home Tests

Carey Goldberg
WBUR January 10, 2014

Flu Near You on NBC Nightly News

NBC Nightly News January 09, 2014

Do I have the flu? (And why Big Data loves when you ask that)

Marketplace December 26, 2013

8 Apps That Will Save Your Life This Season

Miriam Rosen
The Weather Channel December 19, 2013

Dengue Fever: Another Formidable World Cup Opponent

Lynne Peeples
Huffington Post December 06, 2013

Trendspotting: 6 mapping trends that are good for business

David Strom
ITworld December 06, 2013

Vaccine Finder featured on the front page of HHS.gov

HHS.gov November 01, 2013

Health I.T. vs. Influenza

Elizabeth Gardner
Health Data Management October 30, 2013

You may know a drug cocktail is dangerous before FDA

Chris Morris
CNBC October 29, 2013

Online Flu Tracking Not a Substitute for Shutdown CDC

Meg Wagner
Mashable October 12, 2013

CDC Hit By Shutdown But Others Track Flu

Carey Goldberg
wbur October 04, 2013

Flu season may be starting, but feds on furlough can't track it

JoNel Aleccia
NBC News October 03, 2013

Did you get your flu shot yet?

Dr. Claire McCarthy
boston.com October 03, 2013

Gotten your flu vaccine yet? New app makes it easier to find one

Deborah Kotz
boston.com September 26, 2013

How Cell Phones Are Transforming Health Care in Africa

Seth Berkley
MIT Technology Review September 12, 2013

The rise of the digital epidemiologist: Using big data to track outbreaks and disasters

Matthew Braga
Financial Post September 11, 2013

Pros and cons of disease tracking

Anja Kueppers
DW September 05, 2013

Screen Protector

Katie DuBoff
Harvard Medical School September 05, 2013

What Are the Chances of a Devastating Pandemic Occurring in the Next 50 Years?

Robyn Correll Carlyle
Huffington Post August 29, 2013

Can a New Tool Help Contain the Deadly MERS Virus?

Rebecca Chao
TechPresident August 05, 2013

Scientists study aftermath of Boston Marathon bombings

Carolyn Y. Johnson
boston.com July 19, 2013

Research shows Twitter could be a tool for aid workers during events like the Boston bombings

Mathew Ingram
GigaOM July 04, 2013

In New Tools to Combat Epidemics, the Key Is Context

Amy O'Leary
The New York TImes June 19, 2013

Three Ways to Prepare for Overseas Travel

Deborah Kotz
The Boston Globe June 17, 2013

Facebook Can Help Track Obesity Rates Nased on What People 'Like'

boston.com May 06, 2013

Study: Facebook Likes Predict Obesity

Lindsay Abrams
The Atlantic April 29, 2013

Mapping Disease

Ed Yong
The Scientist April 29, 2013

Could Facebook Assist Public Health Efforts to Track Obesity?

US News April 26, 2013

Do You 'Like' Game Of Thrones Or SoulCycle? New Study Links Facebook Activity To Obesity

Clare O'Connor
Forbes April 26, 2013

Researchers Can Tell How Healthy Your Neighborhood Is From Your Facebook Page

Emily Badger
The Atlantic Cities April 25, 2013

The Latest Tool for Tracking Obesity? Facebook Likes

Alexandra Sifferlin
TIME April 25, 2013

Facebook Knows If You're Fat

Dennis Romero
LA Weekly April 25, 2013

Facebook Activity Is Reflection Of U.S. Obesity Rates, Study Finds

Huffington Post April 25, 2013

As new viruses emerge in China and the Middle East, the world is poorly prepared for a global pandemic

The Economist April 20, 2013

Ending pandemics: How close are we?

Pat Etheridge
CNN Health April 20, 2013

Tweets and Germs: Monitoring Infectious Diseases Online

Rhitu Chatterjee
PRI's The World April 11, 2013

The New Bird Flu, and How to Read the News About It

Maryn McKenna
WIRED April 05, 2013

FluNearYou spearheads U.S. participatory surveillance growth

Mitchel L. Zoler
Family Practice News March 24, 2013

Planning for the Next Flu Season

Jane E. Brody
New York Times March 18, 2013

[App]cessorise: Facebook for joggers, cyclists and yoga fans

Adrian Bridgwater
Gulf News March 04, 2013

Big Data: Bad science on steroids?

Julia Belluz
Macleans February 22, 2013

Small Gadgets That Make You Healthier

Maryn McKenna
Scientific American February 21, 2013

Google’s flu snafu and the reliability of web data

Derrick Harris
Gigaom February 14, 2013

When Google got flu wrong

Declan Butler
Nature February 13, 2013

Five Social Media Tools to Fight the Flu

Bernhard Warner
Business January 16, 2013

4 Ways You Can Track the Flu Online

Nic Halverson
Mashable January 16, 2013

New Technology Used to Track US Flu Outbreak

Steve Baragona
Voice of America January 13, 2013

Flu Is Here: 5 Things Parents Must Do

Claire McCarthy, M.D.
Huffington Post January 12, 2013

Nasty flu season sparks spotty vaccine shortages

JoNel Aleccia
NBC News January 10, 2013

Flu Near You on CNN

CNN January 10, 2013

Google and Twitter Help Track Influenza Outbreaks

Helen Thompson
National Geographic January 10, 2013

As flu cases spike, it isn’t too late to get the vaccine

P.J. Skerrett
Harvard Health Blog January 10, 2013

Influenza information, via smartphone

Reid Kanaley
philly.com January 10, 2013

Flu vaccine supplies are low as severe season gets underway

Lena H. Sun
The Washington Post January 10, 2013

Influenza information, via smartphone

philly.com January 10, 2013

Flu Near You: Amazing website reveals flu hot spots

Lance Tillson
National Monitor January 09, 2013

Michigan health officials confirm teen died from flu

Click on Detroit January 09, 2013

CommonHealth: Flu Hits Mass. Early, With Force

Meghna Chakrabarti, Anthony Brooks
wbur.org January 08, 2013

Flu Near You on MSNBC Nightly News

NBC Nightly News January 08, 2013

Flu Outbreak: Fighting the Virus With Social Media

Richard Besser
abc News January 07, 2013

Local schools take precautions against flu outbreak

Kaylee Pfeiferling
wgem.com January 07, 2013

New Website Tracks Flu Hot Spots Throughout Country

Tony Lopez
CBS Sacramento January 07, 2013

Flu infections sweep America hospitalizing thousands and leaving 18 children dead of complications, and it's going to get worse

Daily Mail Reporter
Mail Online January 05, 2013

Early flu season accelerates; no peak yet, CDC says

JoNel Aleccia
NBC News January 04, 2013

Flu apps help you fight the fight

Dana Dean
KSDK.com December 03, 2012

Web can help track flu outbreaks

Erin Allday
SF Gate November 13, 2012

10,000 Watchdogs Stand Guard Against the Flu

Julielynn Wong, M.D.
Huffington Post November 13, 2012

Beyond Dr. Google: How social media can improve our health

Julia Belluz
MACLEANS.CA November 12, 2012

Why Ebay Billionaire Jeff Skoll Is Backing The FluNearYou Initiative

Kerry A. Dolan
Forbes November 06, 2012

When New Diseases Emerge, Experts Are Faster On The Uptake

Richard Knox
NPR October 03, 2012

No reason to be alarmed, says Boston Children’s Hospital group tracking new virus related to common cold and SARS

Chelsea Conaboy
www.Boston.com September 25, 2012

Why Health Care Needs Social Media

Claire McCarthy
Huffington Post September 19, 2012

Home Submit The Emerging Role of Social Media in Public Health The Emerging Role of Social Media in Public Health

Garth Hogan
Microbe World September 11, 2012

Using Twitter to Put Disease Outbreaks on the Map

A. Tomasulo, C. Freifeld, J. Brownstein
Science Friday July 20, 2012

Big Bets On Big Data

Eric Savitz
Forbes June 22, 2012

Data in use from public health to personal fitness

Andy Oram
O'Riley Strata June 12, 2012

Spring Cleaning: Google Shuts Down Patent Search Homepage, One Pass, Google Related & More

Frederic Lardinois
Tech Crunch April 20, 2012

Google's Spring Cleaning, April 2012: Web Giant Kills Off More Products

Catharine Smith
Huffington Post April 20, 2012

Global Warming May Bring More Lyme Disease, Ticks

Lynne Peeples
Huffington Post April 04, 2012

Email Address All watched over by machines of loving grace

Niall Boyce
The Lancet March 31, 2012

How Activist Data Mining Is Penetrating the Veil Around Syria's Bloody Conflict

Rebecca Boyle
Popsci March 30, 2012

Mapping the human cost of Syria's uprising

Jim Giles
New Scientist March 27, 2012

Social media helping to counter health myths

Joseph Brownstein
Fox News March 14, 2012

Free Healthcare Apps That Could Save Your Life

pharmamanagedcare March 13, 2012

How Twitter data-tracked cholera in Haiti

Mathew Ingram
Gigaom March 11, 2012

Malaria and Miscarriage

M. J. Friedrich
the Journal of the American Medical Association February 15, 2012

Epidemiologists put social media in the spotlight

Katherine Rowland
Nature February 14, 2012

Social Media for Epidemiology?

Sabrina Richards
The Scientist February 14, 2012

Internet data miners strike disease detection gold

Rebecca Hersher
Nature February 06, 2012

Médicos mapearon la epidemia de cólera en Haití por medio de Twitter

CNN January 10, 2012

Twitter data accurately tracked Haiti cholera outbreak

Daniela Hirschfeld
Nature January 10, 2012

Doctors track Haiti cholera epidemic on Twitter ? study

Anastasia Moloney
Thomson Reuters Foundation January 10, 2012

Twitter helps track cholera spread in Haiti

Niall Firth
New scientist January 10, 2012

How Twitter (And Other Social Media Tools) Help Track Disease Around the World

Amie Newman
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation January 10, 2012

Tracking infectious disease on Twitter

CNN January 10, 2012

Twitter Revealed Epidemic Two Weeks Before Health Officials [STUDY]

Kate Freeman
Mashable January 10, 2012

Social Media Tracks Disease Spread

Cynthia Graber
Scientific American January 09, 2012

Spies to use Twitter as crystal ball

Sharon Weinberger
Nature October 17, 2011

Tracking disease with search data and web technology

Abbie Smith
Healthcare Global September 29, 2011

When Contagion Spreads: Crowdsourcing Disease Outbreaks

Jennifer Cutraro & Holly Epstein Ojalvo
The New York Times September 13, 2011

Outbreak awareness via film

Karen Weintraub
The Boston Globe September 12, 2011

Think Contagion is pure Hollywood fiction? Think again, experts say

Carly Weeks
The Globe and Mail September 08, 2011

Contagion plot realistic, Canadian doctors say

Theresa Boyle
Toronto Star September 08, 2011

Spy Agency Seeks Digital Mosaic to Divine Future

Emily Badger
Pacific Standard September 08, 2011

On the trail of infectious disease

John Goddard
The Star August 22, 2011

Outbreak.com: Using the Web to Track Deadly Diseases in Real Time

Bryan Walsh
Time August 16, 2011

Social Media Join Toolkit for Hunters of Disease

Bronwyn Garrity
The New York Times July 13, 2011

Social media could help detect pandemics, MD says

Carly Weeks
The Globe and Mail June 27, 2011

Google launches Dengue Trends tool to help doctors track spread of deadly fever

Graham Smith
Daily Mail June 02, 2011

Google will now track dengue

IBTimes Staff Reporter
International Business Times June 01, 2011

Children's Hospital and Google team up to track disease outbreaks

Kevin McCarthy
Bostinno May 31, 2011

Children's Hospital teams with Google to track outbreaks

Kyle Alspach
Boston Journal May 31, 2011

Google uses new tool to track dengue fever hubs

BBC May 31, 2011

Startup Hopes to Make Sickness Social

Erica Naone
MIT Technology Review May 31, 2011

Web searches are tool against dengue fever

UPI May 31, 2011

Google creates tracking tool for dengue outbreaks

Tiffany Hsu
Los Angeles Times May 31, 2011

Can Google Detect Dengue Fever Outbreak Too?

Sara Yin
PC Magazine May 31, 2011

mHealth: Google to Help Track, Combat Spread of Dengue Fever

Mobile Marketing Watch May 31, 2011

What Google searches reveal about our health habits

Deborah Kotz
Boston.com March 18, 2011

Tracking infectious diseases in cyberspace

Adrianna Banaszek
CMAJ News March 11, 2011

Smartphone apps keep health at your fingertips, from fitness to first aid

Darla Carter
USA Today February 24, 2011

Outbreaks: A Tool to Track Animal Diseases May Help to Protect Humans

DONALD G. McNEIL Jr.
The New York Times February 07, 2011

In Europe, a Right to Be Forgotten Trumps the Memory of the Internet

JOHN HENDEL
The Atlantic February 03, 2011

Web surveillance maps global disease trends

BBC News January 19, 2011

HealthMap: The Crowdsourced Infectious Disease Tracker that was Built on Nights and Weekends

Jenara Nerenberg
Fast Company January 11, 2011

Disease and Disaster Mapping Goes Mobile

John Dodge
Cisco December 13, 2010

Disease Outbreaks Reported Sooner

Art Chimes
Voice of America December 02, 2010

Global Microbe Detectives Are Getting Better at Tracking Disease Outbreaks

Bryan Walsh
TIME November 29, 2010

Names You Need To Know In 2011: Crisis Mapping

Susan Adams
Forbes November 06, 2010

Texts, maps battle Haiti cholera outbreak

John D. Sutter
CNN October 29, 2010

Introducing HealthMap: Tracking The Germs In Your Neighborhood

Rachel Zimmerman
Common Health October 28, 2010

Sites to track sick animals key early warning for humans

Elizabeth Weise
USA Today October 25, 2010

Healthmap, l'état sanitaire du monde sur une carte Google Maps

Arnaud Devillard
01net July 12, 2010

Thinking Green: Function Over Form

Holland Cotter
The New York Times May 13, 2010

Tracking H1N1 through the Internet

Jennifer Chu o
MIT Technology Review May 06, 2010

Olympic visitors bring lots to B.C. - including disease

Siri Agrell
The Globe and Mail February 24, 2010

Fighting pandemics like swine flu in digital age

Deborah Yao
NBC News February 15, 2010

Apps to Help Guard Against Flu, and Worse.

Roy Furchgott
The New York Times November 11, 2009

App Watch: A Mobile Swine-Flu Tracker

Andrew LaVallee
The Wall Street Journal October 05, 2009

Tracking swine flu? There's an app for that

Brian Williams
NBC Nightly News September 16, 2009

Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

Tracking disease globally

Carolyn Y. Johnson
Boson.com September 14, 2009

Is a Swine Flu Outbreak Coming? Ask Your iPhone

Bryan Walsh
TIME September 09, 2009

Free iPhone app, 'Outbreaks Near Me,' helps users track swine flu

SAMUEL GOLDSMITH
Daily News September 02, 2009

New iPhone App Tracks Infectious Diseases

Sacha Pfeiffer
wbur September 02, 2009

Fancy Tools for Tracking the Flu

Shirley S. Wang
September 02, 2009

Sick mobile app tracks H1N1, other outbreaks near you

Katherine Harmon
Scientific American September 01, 2009

iPhone App Finds Disease Outbreaks Near You

Alexis Madrigal
Wired Science September 01, 2009

New app for iPhone brings disease outbreak maps to your neighborhood

Elizabeth Cooney
Boston.com September 01, 2009

Information outbreak A web-crawling system is providing vital, up-to-date data on the global spread of disease – including swine flu

Duncan Jefferies
The Guardian May 06, 2009

Did pandemic-watchers miss the signs online?

Emily Chung
CBC News May 01, 2009

Why Border Controls Can't Keep Out the Flu Virus

Bryan Walsh
TIME April 30, 2009

Why travel bans won't prevent a flu pandemic

Ewen Callaway
New Scientist April 29, 2009

Swine Flu on Twitter: How To Filter Out the Noise

Adam Ostrow
Mashable April 29, 2009

How swine flu infected the web

Jemima Kiss
The Guardian April 28, 2009

Following Swine Flu Online Tracking and communications could play a key role in combating a pandemic.

Michael Day
MIT Technology Review April 28, 2009

Swine flu: Twitter used to spread news around world

Jon Swaine and Chris Irvine
The Telegraph April 28, 2009

Swine flu outbreak tracked with Twitter

Eric Bland
NBC News April 28, 2009

Travel is Down, But Not Enough to Prevent Spread of Swine Flu

Matt Phillips
The Wall Street Journal April 28, 2009

Tracking swine flu via Twitter

Elizabeth Cooney
Boston.com April 27, 2009

Google Will Save the World

Steven D. Levitt
Freakonomics March 17, 2009

Google Searches as Early Warning for Disease Outbreaks

Jacob Goldstein
The Wall Street Journal March 13, 2009

Online tools may have warned of listeriosis outbreak: study

CBC News March 12, 2009

Listeriosis Web searches peaked ahead of outbreak

CTV News March 12, 2009

Sniffly Surfing: Google Unveils Flu-Bug Tracker

Robert A. Guth
The Wall Street Journal November 12, 2008

Google Uses Searches to Track Flu’s Spread

Miguel Helft
The New York Times November 11, 2008

Infectious disease surveillance 2.0: Crawling the Net to detect outbreaks

Heather Havenstein
Computer World July 08, 2008

Safety Net

Madeline Drexler
The Burrill Report April 02, 2008

World Wide Wellness: Online Database Keeps Tabs on Emerging Health Threats

Hadhazy
Scientific America January 30, 2008

Before Traveling, You May Want a Checkup

Kathleen Hom
The Washington Post March 20, 2007

Technology and public health

Marilynn Larkin
The Lancet February 28, 2007

Get Your Daily Plague Forecast

Seán Captain
Wired October 19, 2006

Health Map - Global disease alert mapping system

Mike Pegg
Google Maps Mania October 03, 2006

Health Map - Global disease alert mapping system

Mike Pegg
Google Maps Mania October 03, 2006