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· October, 2006

Stories about Technology from October, 2006

Sri Lanka: Hosting Propaganda

Guadeloupe: New Travel and Tourism Site

India: Future of the blogosphere

Honduras, Uganda: Kiva Microfinancing

Sri Lanka: Telecom and Conflict

Nigeria: poor air safety growing cause of concern

IGF in Athens: searching globally for the Internet's common ground

The first meeting of the Internet Governance Forum – IGF, which aims to be a a place for a “multi-stakeholder policy dialogue”, starts tomorrow, going from 30 October to 2...

Prominent Bahraini Blog, Blocked!

It's official, Mahmood's Blog ( will be blocked effective immediately, by the orders of the Bahraini Ministry of Information. Together with 6 other web sites (listed below), the official memo...

The Week That Was in Bahrain

Bahrain's bloggers celebrated Eid this week, with many posting greetings on their sites or simply musing about the tradition. While Mahmood Al Yousif thinks that “Eid this time seems to...

Russia: TsUM, Golden Telecom, VTB

Cambodia: Review of a Cambodian Online Job Site

Fiji: Pacifika RSS Feed

Greece: Blog censorship in Greece ahead of the IGF forum in Athens

Ghana: using robotics to teach creativity

Africa: PayPal expansion into Africa

China: How blogging has changed my life

The Chinese Blogger Conference will take place in Hanzhou this weekend. To prepare for the conference, the organizers announced a submission of posts on “How blogging has changed my life?”...

Singapore: Leave the Blogger Alone

Jamaica: Firefox party

Bermuda: Island-specific search engine

Africa: mud-brick building should be standardized

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