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· September, 2008

Stories about Technology from September, 2008

Brazil: The Brazilian behind the new twitter design

Lebanon: Lyrical Internet Usage Map

Brazil: Bloggers’ magazine on democracy

Japan: Internship at Hatena

Jamaica: Cell Phone Etiquette

Liberia: Update from Liberia's Truth and Reconciliation Commission

Japan: MIRAI brings together gadgets and the Internet

Japan: Group Bookmarking with 4dk

Blogger of the Week: Sami Ben Gharbia

This week's Blogger of the Week is none other than Global Voices Advocacy Director Sami Ben Gharbia, known for his dedication to the fight against oppression and censorship. Sami is...

Peru: The History of the Internet

Brazil: Who are the Brazilian bloggers

Brazil: Free download of books under CC license

Nigeria: Impressive Branding

Africa: Surprising Africa

Environment: Maps, Online Communities & Carbon Footprint Calculators

Earlier this year, GV Environment listed the web2.0 tools for environment activism. Since then many more tools have been developed. This post will highlight some mashups, online communities, carbon footprint...

Jordan: Queen Rania the Blogger

Egypt: Jihad Hackers

Is Jihad spilling from the ground on to the virtual world? Egyptian blogger Marwa Rakha writes here (and here) about how the internet has affected the ongoing debate between the...

Japan: Mapping the News with Newsgraphy

Japan: Google or Galapagos?

Bolivia: One Year Anniversary of Voces Bolivianas

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