“ A powerful global conversation has begun. Through the Internet, people are discovering and inventing new ways to share relevant knowledge with blinding speed. As a direct result, markets are getting smarter—and getting smarter faster than most companies”
The first public bulletin board system was developed by Ward Christensen. According to an early interview, while he was snowed in during the Great Blizzard of 1978 in Chicago, Christensen began preliminary work on the Computerized Bulletin Board System , or CBBS .
CBBS went online on February 16 , 1978 in Chicago, Illinois .
A female Pakistani Blogger reveals the freedom of expression that the internet has provided her. The headline reads a quest for beauty, a lust for life. The subtitle reads ‘Allah is beautiful and loves beauty’ This allows her to explore beauty without offending Islamic sensibility
Marina is a 28 year old liberated Muslim female living in Singapore blogging about her life. Her voice is free of ego and worth listening to. She describes herself as a typical, average, ordinary, eccentric person, and in the next post how she finds beautiful shoes important to making her feel attractive. She also has a Youtube channel and frequently posts videos of herself talking about her life
A Filipino women now based in Los Angeles who is “obsessed with makeup, fragrance, fashion. This post talks about how to be a perfect beauty and how a woman's beauty is diminishing for the most part of her life. Gigi also was one of the first people to pick up on the Dove viral video that subsequently went on to be a global success
Also known as pinkricebowl this Blog belongs to a 19 year old half Malay and half Filipino model living in Malaysia who is articulate and enjoys goofing off and sharing her life via the internet. In this post she is reporting how her hair curling is proceeding and her concern for not getting it right.
Indonesian female Bloggers are comparatively few in number and are still finding their voice within a large Muslim country. Bandung overcomes talking about beauty and possibly offending her culture by letting the pictures do the talking. The topic is clear however as it is listed under a category of babes allowing search engines to bring traffic to her photoblog
This tasteful Indonesian Blog is by Vernetilauva. A cheerful mother & wife between 25-30. Although the content is in Indonesian under the English title ‘Purple Serenity’. It’s an unmistakable female voice with a sensibility for the beautiful things in life
Xu Jinglei, a Chinese starlet who writes a Chinese-language blog about her nation's culture and steers clear of politics. With 100 million hits in about 600 days, she ranked as one of the world's most widely read blogger s .
Tencent’s Super Q baby ignites parenting community Sample Quote 是什么形式呀？我一定参加！ In what forms? I am sure to participate. ( link ) 我也给我们瑶报个名，回去准备一下照片 Sign up for my baby first, then to prepare the photos. ( link ) 报个名先，看看时间再决定能不能参加吧！尽量去喽！！ Sign up first. I need to check the time. Try my best!! ( link ) Summary Tencent recently launched a Super Q Baby campaign in which parents upload their baby's photos and then netizens will vote for them In some cities, Tencent also cooperates with active parenting communities such as wawayaya.net to organize offline activities (e.g. parents gathering; offline Q baby contest) for this campaign. Judging by the comment, many parents are willing to attend this style of offline community. Total votes:122,929 Total votes:121,666 Note: by the end of Dec.17, 2007 Making brand the platform for popular net culture Offline activities will be held at the evening party of New Year’s Day