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SMART MOBS: The Next Social Revolution : Howard Rheingold: Perseus, Cambridge, Mass., 2002 288 pp., $26 ISBN: 0-7382-0608-3 In January 2001, peaceful demonstrators overthrew Philippine president Joseph Estrada, organizing and communicating among themselves via text messaging on cellphones. Political protest is a tricky thing—if enough people do it, it can be successful; if too few people do it, they can not only fail, but get themselves into quite a bit of trouble. According to technology observer and author Howard Rheingold, mobile communication gave the demonstrators a way to assemble the critical mass needed for success. He calls such group actors "smart mobs," and it's enough of a paradigm of a new, important phenomenon that that's also the name of his new book. In a word, Smart Mobs is about the intersection of mobile computing and collective behavior—and not just org...

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