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· June, 2009

Stories about Technology from June, 2009

23 June 2009

Ukraine: Blogging Priest Scandal

Egypt: Play and put an end to Torture

Jordan: MPs Drafting a Law which requires Website Passwords

A new electronic sites law is being reviewed and drafted by the Jordanian Parliament which requires website administrators to provide their site's passwords to the government's Printing and Publication Directorate....

Japan: On How to Perceive the Japanese Web (Part One)

Reporter Yuka Okada from the Japanese tech news site ITmedia brandished her well-regarded interviewing skills for a one-on-one session with Mochio Umeda. The result was “The Japanese web is ‘disappointing':...

China: July 1 Operation: Jump the Great Fire Wall

Ecuador: Everything Ready for BarCamp in Guayaquil

19 June 2009

Bahrain/Tunisia: Censors of the Net

Arab World: Berkman Launches New Arab Blog Study

Palestine: Finding Lost Relatives Online

Tanzania: Blogger arrested for publishing manipulated images of the president

The alleged owner and blogger of the blog Ze Utamu (zeutamu.com) has been arrested in Tanzania. The alleged arrest has been in discussed at Jamii Forum, a popular Tanzanian Online...

Pakistan: Enriching Google Map Data

Iran: FaceBook in Persian

Iran: Google translates Persian

CCTV's propaganda campaign against Google.cn

On June 18th, China Internet Illegal Information Reporting Centre (CIIRC) published a report in its frontage condemning Google.cn for spreading obscene contents. The report, titled as “Strongly condem google for...