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· October, 2007

Stories about Blogger Profiles from October, 2007

Burkina Faso: Blogs Help Burkinabe Skirt Censorship

In Burkina Faso, blogging is more than a pastime. It is the eyes and ears of thousands of net users. That's why from October 11th to the 17th, during the...

China: Chinese Nominees for the BoBs

This year the Best of Blogs voting has started in Oct 22, 2007. You can cast your vote online for the best weblogs, videoblogs and podcasts. According to Deutsche Welle,...

Syrian blogger Roukana Hamour has been Kidnapped

Update: Last night (October 26), we've received a call from Rokana Hamour. She is fine. She has been interrogated by the Syrian Security Services about a comment left on her...

Argentina: Córdoba Blogs

Córdoba Weblogs [ES] is a project aimed at collecting different blogs from the Argentine city. In less than 48 hours, the site has listed 29 blogs.

Uganda: Of Cons, Cars And Losing a Job Because Of a Blog

This week, Ugandan Insomniac poses an always pressing question that sets the tone for much discourse, "Why are millions of Ugandans still living in abject poverty when an increasing number...

China: Chinese Blogger Conference 2007

The Chinese Blogger Conference 2007 is opened for registration now. This year, it will take place in Beijing, Nov 3-4. There are already 163 people registered for the conference (zh).

Indonesia: Blogger's Meet

Unspun blogs about the enthusiastic response to the upcoming blogger's event in Jakarta.

Panama: Noriegaville News Closed

“Sorry, but The Noriegaville News is closed and is not coming back,” reads text on the Panamanian blog. It continues to explain why the blog had closed due not only...

Bolivia: Four Year Blogging Anniversary

Miguel Buitrago celebrates four years of blogging at MABBlog about Bolivia and Bolivian politics.

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