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· May, 2008

Stories about Technology from May, 2008

23 May 2008

Mozambique: Society and mobile phones

Macedonia: Use of New Media in Election Campaign

Authors of the Macedonian media blog Komunikacii.net analyzed the "unprecedented" use of the internet and the new media by the leading political parties in the campaign for the early parliamentary...

China: GFW Upgraded

Saudi Arabia: Being Silly

20 May 2008

Russia, Lithuania: Knight News Challenge Winners

Iran: Blogger writes book on the impact of the Internet

Cyrus Farivar is a USA-based blogger, journalist and writer. He is currently working on a book about the impact of the internet on society. Cyrus writes about internet impact on...

Libya: The Novelty of Blogging

China: Ethnically diverse forum shut down

Uighur Online's attraction was in that it tolerated occasionally offensive and hateful opinions as valid parts of discussion; its closure now only demonstrates the short-sightedness of those responsible. As with...

Cuba: Warnings from Sanchez

Videos: Creativity in facing the water crisis

With two very recent natural disasters in mind: the cyclone in Myanmar and the Earthquake in Sichuan, China, the topic of getting pure and drinkable water to needy populations has...