Using his laptop, Kebedom Mengistu publishes Hadush Zemen (New Century), a newspaper for refugees from Eritrea who've survived the perilous trip and settled in Israel.
The Google homepage honors public television legend Bob Ross, who would have celebrated his 70th birthday today.
Another failed ceasefire in Syria once again demands new ways to end the violence. Perhaps the truth-telling tactics of the opposition in YouTube videos can help hollow out the lies of the Assad regime so that his remaining support collapses.
Google already maps the earth, the sky, and the streets. Now, along with a birthday Google doodle, the search engine maps underwater.