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21 January 2010

Stories from 21 January 2010

Russia: Project Aims To Translate Popular Blogs Into Russian

Malian Bloggers on the 2010 African Cup of Nations

Sri Lanka: Meditate For A Peaceful Election

Haiti: “We’re all eight days old”

Bloggers and Twitter users on the ground in Haiti continue to provide news on efforts to recover from the disastrous earthquake of 12 January, and comment on "aid politics" —...

India: The Need For A Micropayments Infrastructure

Japan: Kawaii Ambassadors

China: The Internet is freer than ever?

Japan: Tweeting Politicians

Kenya: Kiswahili an optional subject

Japan: Differing viewpoints on the US base relocation issue

The southern Japanese island of Okinawa, the first colony of Japan in the 19th century and the site of one of the bloodiest battles in the WW2, has become in...

Africa: AfricaKnows Project

Zimbabwe: The state of Zimbabwean economy

Haiti: French-speaking bloggers react to the 6.2 aftershock

Philippines: Online behavior of netizens in 2009

East Timor: Rising cost of living

Indonesia: Pop music hits

Kucku: Vietnam-based social media site

East Timor: Travel notes of a Singapore journalist

Indonesia: Twitter capital of Asia

Thailand: Mobile internet users