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· March, 2009

Stories about Technology from March, 2009

25 March 2009

UAE: Tweeting the Rain from Dubai

It's raining in Dubai and Twitter is abuzz with reactions about the unusual torrents for this time of year.

Cuba: Antúnez Surrounded

Nigeria: Blogsville Initiatives

Libya: From Funerals to Weddings

From the death of a cousin after a lethal penicillin injection to discussing why Libyan men prefer marrying 'stupid' women over those who are educated, Fozia Mohamed sifts through posts...

Kenya: Turning shipping containers into offices

Egypt: Google doodle by orphans

More than 160 Egyptian orphans took part in a Google doodle competition, held for the first time in Egypt and the Middle East. The winning design will be displayed on...

Zimbabwe: Bloggers not happy with the Coalition Government

Zimbabwean bloggers are unhappy with the way things are turning out within the coalition government between Robert Mugabe and Morgan Tsvangirai. The reactions are a mixture of distrust of Mugabe...

Africa: Google AdSense Payment Scam

Malaysia: Government's love-hate relationship with new media

Belarus, U.S.: “Nationality Censorship in the U.S.”

24 March 2009

Sri Lanka: Combine Harvesters Take Over

Colombia: Are Politicians Making the Most Out of Twitter?

In the last few weeks, as the race for the May 2010 presidential elections has started, two presidential candidates have decided to join the Colombian 'twittosphere'. But, after some initial...

Israel: World Leader in Water Technology Solutions

Cuba: The Black Cuban Woman

Ghana: mPedigree Fights Counterfeit Drugs Using SMS

India: Social Media Summit 2009