Micro blogs are becoming an increasingly popular option for charitable giving in China. Mitt Romney and Barack Obama courting the Latino vote in the US. And a cat’s online campaign for a seat in the US senate.
India blocks hundreds of web pages following threats of inter-ethnic violence. In the US, Republican congressman Todd Akin continues to face strong criticism online. And a 5 foot 6 high-school basketball player becomes the latest web sensation.
Outrage in China over group sex photos involving local government officials. The Olympic Games may be over, but some of the athletes remain online stars. And a young girl battling cancer giving online make up tutorials.
Twitter and the Olympic Games: not always a match made in heaven. The Mayor of London unwittingly becomes the latest web sensation. And for his new video clip, singer Jason Mraz is asking for help from web users.
Protesters in China convince the authorities to abandon plans for a polluting factory. American web users in a wonderful show of solidarity with a dying grandmother. And a guitarist performs a brief history of rock and roll, in one take.