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· March, 2010

Stories about East Asia from March, 2010

27 March 2010

The Virtual Choir: Technology, Collaboration and Music

Composer Eric Whitacre , after seeing a Youtube video of a young soprano singing his song "Sleep" wondered: What if he could get people, regardless of where they were in...

25 March 2010

Ada Lovelace Day: Celebrating Women in Technology and Transparency Worldwide

Technology for Transparency Network

In celebration of Ada Lovelace Day we profile several women based around the world who use technology to to make government more transparent and accountable.

Philippines: Post-earthquake reactions on Twitter

A 6.1 intensity earthquake rocked Manila and nearby provinces in the Philippines a few hours ago. Twitterers continue to share their experience and observations.

China: Characters in leaders’ names made sensitive search terms on Google

Japan: Human-faced dog

China and Japan: Expo Osaka and Expo Shanghai

Myanmar: Why Is There No Backup Plan?

Myanmar: NLD Challenges Election Laws

Philippines: Earthquake near Manila

Fashionalism in the Philippines

Philippines: Online Campaigning

East Timor: Economic data

“Brunei Foodies Go Pink”

Rabies epidemic in Bali, Indonesia

24 March 2010

Japan: Live Streaming Tokyo Marathon

Rio Tinto and Chinalco Sign a Joint Deal with Guinean Junta over Mining Project

China: Official Nudity

A township government in Sichuan Province is being called “China’s first completely nude government” after township officials issued salary and expenditure information online.  The reference to nudity recently found in...

China: Bride Dumped on Wedding Night Because She Isn't a Virgin

The Trials of Being a Chinese Reporter

China and the U.S: Testimony on Internet control

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