This article originally appeared at our sister site, the Asia Digital Life Project. At the end of last month, a U.S.-government organization called the Open […]
If China has a Mini-Me in this world, it is surely the one to be found both geographically and figuratively at its knee: Vietnam. Both […]
You likely need no introduction to Flappy Bird, nor to its controversial rise to fame and fall from the top of the online game stores […]
Last summer, many Vietnamese users of Facebook began noticing their newsfeeds filling up with something new — still frames from classic Disney animated films, such […]
December 4 was not a slow news day in Vietnam. The National Assembly’s “revisions” to the nation’s Constitution, which had been approved less than a […]
It’s been said a million times in a million different ways: breaking up is hard to do. The Social Media Era has made what was […]
On October 22, Vietnam was set alight by news of the attempted cover-up of a private medical patient’s death in Hanoi. The incident had all […]
Last week, a few local users of Twitter began complaining that they’d suddenly discovered they could no longer access the microblogging platform in Vietnam under […]
It’s now been two and a half months since Vietnam’s much-discussed Decree 72 went into effect, on September 1, and so far there’s been nary […]
It’s been almost six weeks since the October 4 death of General Vo Nguyen Giap in Vietnam brought the entire nation to a standstill and […]