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· October, 2010

Stories about Technology from October, 2010

Cote d'Ivoire : SMS Service Suspended During Elections to Prevent Violence

Caribbean: Hurricane Tomas

Trinidad and Tobago, the twin island republic that seemed to be directly in Tomas‘ path on Friday, was spared its effects, but as the storm veered north, islands that had...

Americas: Virtual Memorial for 72 Victims of Migrant Mass-Killing

Over the last two months, renowned journalist Alma Guillermoprieto has led an online project in response to the mass killing of seventy-two migrants that took place in the Mexican state...

Malaysia: Universal Service Provision fund

Pakistan: Paypal Denied

Pakistan: Citizen Media Playing A Crucial Role

Ecuador: Use of Twitter in 2010

Cote d'Ivoire: Election News on Twitter

Brazil: citizen coverage of election runoff

Cuba: Restricted Access

US: Stop Meddling with Palestinian Online Conversations

Iran: Digital Media Fair

Lebanon: GeekFest Planned

Africa: Africans Turn to Each Other for Expert Advice

“United Russia” Ideologist Calls to Forbid Official Blogs

China: Mapping violent evictions for homebuyer awareness

The many forceful evictions in China and their tragic victims are widely reported upon and discussed online, but what can be said about housing that goes on the market after...

Puerto Rico: Reclaiming Public Space One Song at a Time

Frecuencias Alternas has covered Puerto Rico’s independent music scene for the past decade through its radio show, and more recently, its website. The newest addition to their site is the...

Russia: Blogger Navalny Tries to Prove That Fighting Regime is Fun

One of the most prominent Russian bloggers that use the Internet for fighting corruption in Russia, Alexey Navalny, gives interview to "RuNet Echo" He contemplates if the blogosphere can have...

India: On Group Blogging

Zimbabwe: Minister of Commerce and Industry Uses Twitter to Air Frustrations

On October 22, 2010 Zimbabwean blogger Hope noticed a series of fast twitter updates coming from Professor Welshman Ncube, the Zimbabwe Minister of Commerce and Industry and the MDC Secretary...

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