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· April, 2010

Stories about Technology from April, 2010

24 April 2010

Philippines: Internet cafe hard disks registration

The Philippine Optical Media Board recently proposed to require internet cafe operators to register the hard disks in their computers. Bloggers and internet cafe operators react.

23 April 2010

Pakistan: First E-Village Starts Operation

India: Twittering Minister Forced To Resign

Indian Minister of State for External Affairs Dr. Shashi Tharoor was forced to resign from his post over allegations of corruption and misuse of office. He gained popularity and at...

Barbados: Cyberbullying

21 April 2010

Guatemala: Live Streaming Video of Central American Conference

Russia: Authorities Inspect Major Social Network

Russia: Internet Development in Regions

Malawi: Wedding of Year, Flag Changes and Media Suppression

In what some describe as the wedding of the year, Malawi’s President Dr Bingu wa Mutharika wed his former cabinet minister Callista Chapola Chimombo Saturday April 17, 2010. The officiation...

Paraguay: Spreading the Guaraní Language Through Blogging

In Paraguay, where 88% of the population speaks the indigenous language of Guaraní, there were no blogs in this native tongue, until blogger and journalist Mirta Martínez decided to begin...

Japan: Blogosphere Reactions to the Nikkei Ban on Links

Growing up in a salaryman household in Japan, one assumes that in the future, one will start wearing a tie, drink coffee, and read the Nikkei. And that would mean...

20 April 2010

Bangladesh: Let Language Be Free

The Bangla blogosphere and Bangladeshi Facebook users are angry with protests as 'Avro', a freeware and one of the popular and widely used Bangla input systems, was accused as a...

Brazil: Blogging Against ACTA

Nicaragua: The Uses of Twitter

19 April 2010

Caucasus: Social Innovation Camp

Although Internet penetration remains low in the South Caucasus, all indications are that new and social media has an increasingly important role to play in the area of democratization and...

India: Gay Blogs And Twitter Accounts

Sri Lanka: Heading For An Internet Dark Age?

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