For more news about things which move the world, or at least twitter, go to #digitaljournos. Here you can see a summary of my twitter posts of the past two weeks.
A new tinderbox for the world
The argument about one of the most important nautical traiding routes hasn’t moved any closer to a solution for years. In contrast in the past actions by the arguing countries have been preformed which made the situation in the South China Sea more dangerous.
Singapour is accusing a Chinese newspaper to tell lies. The ambassador of Singapour discribes the work of the chinese newspaper to be done “with no regard for the facts.”
Is history about to repet itself in the 2016 presidential election?
Many people remember the presidential election of 2000 very well. George W. Bush entered the oval office, although he had lost the popular vote.
Will Abba’s song “Waterloo” be profen right again, by this year’s election? Might Hillary Clinton win the popular vote but loss the office?
Muslims and Democracy!
It is often portrayed that Muslims don’t live in Democracies. One heaers about dictators, kings, sheiks and others.
Fact is more Muslims live in democracies than not. Muslim countries like Indonesia are often forgotten, just like the many Muslims living in Europe or the US.
About the importance of social media in the 2016 presidential election
An analysis about the new ways of influence social media has on the race for the white house. The number of social media users has grown tremendously since the last election.
Donald Trump could gain more free advertisment, $380 million, by social media use then Hillary Clinton, $100 million, could.
Big majority for Putin’s “United Russia”
Putin’s party “Untied Russia” won the election, but the voter turnout was the lowest in history. Liberal parties have failed to pass the 5% barrier.
Putin is now arlready for 17 years either President or Minister President of Russia.
Update on: How can athlets protect their privacy rights?
The Russian Hackers have released more athlets’ medical records. This time there are a large number of Britsh athlets involved, e.g. Mo Farah.
Myanmar sets for new hopes
The Untied States of America are giving up their economical sanctions against Myanmar. Myanmar hopes to get a quick off for its economy which they believe would allow the country to democratize the country further.
Experts are bias about the success of this startgie.
How can athlets protect their privacy rights?
Russian hackers gained access to the privat medical records of athlets which is collected by the WADA. If hackers are able to get to these information, which athlet can be sure that his or her whereabouts are save and secret in ADAMS?
ADAMS is the system an athlet has to let the WADA know where he or she will be in the next hour, in general a schedule has to be submitted every three month in advance.
See you soon for more from the world of Twitter #digitaljournos!