Topic: Facebook Inc.
Polls had suggested that upstart Antanas Mockus was in a dead heat with Juan Manuel Santos in the Colombia presidential election. But Mr. Santos won the first round handily. He will face Mr. Mockus on the final ballot on June 20.
05/30/2010 11:10 pm
Green Party candidate Antanas Mockus – a mathematician, philosopher, and former mayor Bogotá – has seen a surge in popularity in the Colombia election. What sets him apart, he tells the Monitor, is his 'decency.'
05/28/2010 02:57 pm
We can stop our rude, crude, online ways through a new era of Internet etiquette and by using tools that give us time to cool off.
05/28/2010 10:15 am
The German government agency that is in charge of consumer protection may take legal measures if it finds the social network's changes to privacy controls don't meet German data-protection standards.
05/27/2010 03:21 pm
Apple's iPad goes on sale in Europe Friday, at higher prices than in the US. But members of the European Parliament may get their iPad tablets at taxpayer expense.
05/27/2010 01:43 pm
Facebook has introduced new privacy settings, which Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says will help users share their favorite content – safely. So does the update really make Facebook more secure?
05/26/2010 06:06 pm
A journalist writing a biography of Sarah Palin is now also her next-door neighbor.
05/26/2010 12:17 pm
As differences persist over how to handle the debt crisis, momentum builds among European Union nations to either drop the euro or form new currency alliances.
05/26/2010 11:05 am
Fifty years ago, a dam took salmon away from the native American tribe Winnemem Wintu. With a little help from New Zealand, the tribe is finally reintroducing salmon to northern California's McCloud River.
05/25/2010 03:46 pm
Sure, the Google Pac-Man doodle has disappeared. But that doesn't mean you can't still play Pac-Man for free on Google.
05/24/2010 05:45 pm