Rising Voices Nominated World's Best Blog

Rising Voices Nominated World's Best Blog

Guess what? Rising Voices has been as the world’s best weblog. Pretty cool, huh? Thanks to Solana for the amazing post she wrote on Global Voices. Here’s what she wrote: Global Voices’ citizen media outreach project, Rising Voices has been nominated...
Pop!Tech 08: Blogging is Elsewhere

Pop!Tech 08: Blogging is Elsewhere

If you didn’t want to pay $3,500 to get into this year’s Pop!Tech you can still watch the entire conference live via streaming on the Pop!Tech website. There are also many other bloggers writing up several of the talks including the tireless Bobbie Johnson...
[Inspiration] Diana + Baby Kamba

[Inspiration] Diana + Baby Kamba

Have I mentioned how ridiculously honored I am to be able to work with people like Diana and the Foko team? I am looking forward to meeting Pati [podcast] at the Global Interdependence Youth Summit in Brussels in September and meeting the rest of the Foko family in...

[Changes] Loving Work, But Loving Life Too

It’s midnight and I’m doing what I usually do at midnight – working. In fact, the reason I haven’t really written much of substance here for the past few weeks (months?) is ’cause I’ve been so tired of hearing myself talk about how...

[Panel] The Future of Newsrooms

You’ve got a staff of about 200. Your task: to create a newsroom for the 21st century. Where do you put your staff? Where do you invest your resources? How many reporters do you need? What about editors, copy-editors, photographers, programmers, web producers,...

Rehman Rashid, Idealist and Elitist

Here is the email I was going to send to Rehman Rashid, author of what I’m tempted to describe as the best book I’ve read this year, A Malaysian Journey. Dear Rehman, A few weeks ago I was invited to come speak in Kuala Lumpur on how governments around the...