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· October, 2009

Stories about Technology from October, 2009

Ecuador: BarCamp Loxa 09

Antigua & Barbuda: Ending Gender Violence

China: Bridging the gap? Interviewing bridge bloggers

The Chinese blogosphere, as we all know, is booming. As one of the largest on the planet, it is constantly evolving and simultaneously being set back by the all-too-famous governmental...

Russia: “Twitter Against Tyrants”

Russia: Nokia In and Out of LJ

Cuba: Contemplating Change

Vietnam: Twitter-like application

Disaster Management and the role of ICTs

In a first post of the series, we explore the role of ICTs in Disaster Management and the paradigm shift in Disaster Management strategies that came about post the aftermath...

Pakistan: How To Spot Fake Doctors

At the Indonesian Blogger Festival

We visited the Indonesian blogger festival or PestaBlogger 2009. This is the third time the annual event is being held. The event saw bloggers from all over the vast island...

Azerbaijan: Hope

Syria: Hyperlink Podcast Caters to the Arabic Tech Crave

Hyperlink Podcast is received with enthusiasm among Syrian bloggers as one of the best technology podcasts available in Arabic. Created weekly by two Syrian blogging brothers, Mohammad and Beshr Kayyali,...

Cuba: Feeling the Disconnect

Armenia: Twitter counters false media report

Malaysia: Should food bloggers reveal sponsors?

Singapore plans to require bloggers to reveal sponsors

Singapore is thinking of drafting a new guideline that would require bloggers to reveal if they receive gifts or money for their articles. Bloggers react to this proposal

Saudi Arabia: Blogging Milestone

Jordan: Serious about +18

Colombia: Solidarity With Hiperbarrio After Library Robbery

After a robbery of the La Loma Library in Medellín, Colombia, the home of the Hiperbarrio citizen media project, an outpouring of support and solidarity was sent from around the...

Saudi Arabia: The Future Husbands and Wives of Saudis Revamped

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