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30 August 2010

Stories from 30 August 2010

Japan: Web Startups Present at WISH 2010

The second edition of the web industry event WISH was held on August 28th, and hundreds gathered to hear a panel discussion by industry leaders and 14 presentations by startup...

East Timor: Narrowing the Digital Divide in Images

Russia: Bloggers Outraged by Putin's Interview

Taiwan: 250000 Facebook users against inadequate court sentence

Taiwan: Students ask for more rights

Taiwan: Learn Wing Chun with blog

Russia: Online Cooperation as an Alternative for Government?

RuNet Echo

Gregory Asmolov analyzes causes of the highly successful cooperation within the Russian online community during the recent wildfires crisis and examines whether online collaboration can provide a sustainable alternative for...

West Africa: Drug Traffickers and Politico-Military Dictators

The UN assistant representative in Africa against drug trafficking Cyriaque Sobtafo recently stated that west Africa is now the hub for cocaine trafficking. Many countries are affected and the sudden...

Bahrain: Freej Al Fadhel before Iftar

Morocco: Hating TV Dubbed in Arabic

Libya: Focus on Food Blogs

Kuwait: Much Ado About Bu Qutada wa Bu Nabeel