App DescriptionThe communication tool for the occupy movement!
"Messaging App Grows With Wall Street Protests" - NY Times
"Move Over, Twitter: 'Occupy Wall Street' Activists Feel the 'Vibe'" - Time
"Self-destructing and localized message app aids anti-Wall Street protesters" - The Next Web
"Privacy for the people: Wall Street protesters use social media app Vibe to communicate anonymously" - NY Daily News
"Anonymous Twitter alternative developed for rioters - Favoured by anti-Wall Street protesters, apparently" - The Register
Vibe™ @ Occupy Wall Street is a mobile app for communicating with people around you via anonymous messages that have a broadcast distance (from 150 feet to worldwide) and a duration (from 15 minutes to forever). You select the reach and duration of your messages.
Vibe™ @ Occupy Wall Street is useful for freely and honestly discussing things just inside your occupy camp or outside, reporting on actions, soapboxing, whistle blowing, etc.
Think of it as a new micro-blogging tool with control over distance and duration of your posts.
Here are the distance and time options of your vibes:
• Whisper: 160 feet / 50 meters
• Speak: 160 feet / 500 meters
• Shout: 3.1 miles / 50 kilometers
• Whistle: 31 miles / 50 kilometers
• Yell: 311 miles / 500 kilometers
• Bellow: worldwide
• 15 minutes
• 1 hour
• 1 day
• 14 days
• 30 days
For a "map" view of the messages posted, tap on the "AskLocal" tab to reveal them via the companion free app.
Thanks for stopping by and see you on Vibe!
December 04, 2011 Initial Release