Monday, September 14, 2009

Around The Blogosphere 14 September 09

Chinese Pod, Mobile Learning, "What's the Deal?" - Jenny Zhu reports.

This is it! For most Capital Region kids, the first FULL week of school begins today! On the first day of China’s school term, Guangzhou’s Southern Metropolitan Daily interviewed some kids about their life-goals. One girl told the journalist that her dream is to become “a corrupt official." That's the spirit, kid!

A "foot fault" is a fault where the server's foot is placed within the court or on the wrong half of the baseline, prior to the ball being hit, resulting in a foul serve.

In sports, you should NEVER get mad at officials! Tennis star Serena Williams became an internet sensation over the weekend, but not under the best of circumstances. Watch what happened to Serena Williams...

Kanye West behaving badly... tried to out-bad Serena? ('If I could, I'd take this ******* ball and shove it down your ******* throat': What Serena Williams REALLY told line judge)... West later apologized on his blog to Swift...

Yumeji welcomes the new blog Asia-Update.net to the blogosphere. The blog will cover news and analysis on the Asia-Pacific region.

Uganda: Blogs, Twitter Keep World Informed as Kampala Riots Continue

Never miss a note::: (Via Aspiration's Purse) Auto Tune is what artists use to sing in tune and that's why in a lot of songs you hear weird "steps" in between a long note. It actually breaks up your voice so that you only sing in-tune notes. Then you get the "T-Pain" effect. Mariah Carey just used it in "Obsessed". If you listen to a lot more music, you can start hearing it in a lot of songs you wouldn't expect to hear it in.WELL, for 2.99, you can download a new Smule application for the iPhone called "I AM T-PAIN" and be a singer too!!!http://iamtpain.smule.com/

Tupac “The Lost Interview” w/ Vibe.com - Mikey: In this clip that Vibe dug up out of their vaults, Pac explains his destiny for changing the world if he was able to live another 20 years, and goes...

Ethan discusses online sex scams and community responses in Ghana.

Nobel Prize winner, science pioneer, famine fighter Norman Borlaug, R.I.P. - This is what an environmental hero really looks like.
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