Thursday, August 19, 2010

Around The Blogosphere 19 August 2010

"Fixed" beauty contest? The “2010 Miss Hong Kong” finals ended with #13 Toby Chan [Chen Tingxin] grabbing the crown. Prior to the competition, it was exposed that her travel agency boyfriend was a sponsor of the Miss Hong Kong pageant, with rumors that the winner was predetermined...

Twitter has introduced ‘Twitter Tales‘, a collection of stories from users about how the service has helped them or affected their lives. @natashabadhwar, an Indian tweep from New Delhi was featured in the life section.

Famous Bloggers ::: How to get an Affordable yet Professional Looking Logo for your Blog - Recently, I’ve created and launched a few different websites. It wasn’t long before I started to feel embarrassed by the logos on these sites. Sure, I have...

The upcoming Commonwealth Games in Delhi are expected to bring a number of things to the city: athletes, tourists, and, less excitingly, traffic. To help monitor the situation, the Delhi Traffic Police (DTP) have started using Facebook to collect information about traffic violations. The project has recently caught a lot of attention from the mainstream media, social media and the common man in India. Global Voices has more...

Photo Slideshow ::: Bill Clinton visited Haiti for the second meeting by the Interim Haiti Reconstruction Commission in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Tuesday Aug. 17, 2010.
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