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· August, 2008

Stories about Technology from August, 2008

Americas: Celebrating BlogDay

August 31 is BlogDay around the world, which is an event where bloggers recommend 5 blogs to be discovered by others. The Latin American team from Global Voices Online is...

Blogger of the Week: Siniša Boljanović

Siniša Boljanović had never blogged when he volunteered to report on Serbian blogs for Global Voices in 2007. He read an article about Global Voices in a Serbian online magazine...

Turkey: Questions on Their Nuclear Program

Russia: New LJ Ads

South Africa: The annual Digital Citizen Indaba

Russia: How to Spell ‘Blogger’ in Russian

Guatemala: Pizza and Blogs 2008

Kenya/Tanzania: Technology in the Maasai world

Madagascar: Barcamp set to foster ICT collaboration.

Brazil: Digital TV with Digital Rights Managements

Turkey: YouTube Un-blocked?

Georgia: Blogging the War

The conflict between Georgia and Russia over the breakway territory of South Ossetia was accompanied by cyber-attacks on several Georgian government and independent media sites. But rather than prevent journalists...

Ghana: A traditional healer with a website

Kenya: Cheers for M-PESA

Africa: Innovation in Sub-Saharan Africa

Japan: Virtual Temple

China: Iphone Girl

Brazil: Rights of bloggers, rights of blog readers

Bahrain: Grand Auto Theft Raid

Barbados, Cuba: Broadcasting Meeting

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