You can find a copyrighted description of narbs here
Here is a video explaining the idea
of narbs in the Futurist , India America Today, Science and Technology, Science Daily, Charlotte Observer, Sunday Guardian, Commerce News, La Telier
About narbs and surveillance
Here are academic articles on narbs that explain the idea, methodologies
and applications: Collective Narrative Expertise and the Narbs of Social Media, Narbs as a Measure and Indicator of Identity Narratives, Using narratives from social network to manage teacher-student interaction
TIME online had a mention of narbs stating:
Reference to narbs in The Atlantic
Reference to narbs in Livemint, a subsidiary of the Wall Street Journal
Here is an interview
Here is the Wordspy word of the day on September 27, 2011
Here is some buzz to follow!
Here is a news release related to narbs
The term was explained in an article in Global Media Journal in the spring of 2010
The term and the concept were discussed at the
Ethicomp 2011 conference, Sheffield, UK, September 2011.
Annual Conference of the National Communication Association, San Francisco, CA, November 2010.
Ethicomp 2010 conference, Barcelona, Spain,
Annual Conference of the National Communication Association Conference, Chicago, November