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Cyber Bullying in the Coverage of @tifsembiring’s Social Media Faux Pas Goes Too Far

Amazed… And sickened. Not by the statement of the minister, but the overly abundant shower of attention media is paying to the social media faux pas committed by the Indonesia’s communication minister, Tifatul Sembiring. Of course, it is an amusing … Continue reading

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@nukman: “Boleh Twitwar Asal Tetap Cool”

Kasus tuntutan hukum yang menimpa pemilik akun Twitter @benhan menarik perhatian publik. Karena dianggap mencemarkan nama baik seorang politisi melalui isi tweet-tweetnya yang kritis, @benhan harus rela diciduk polisi. Sebenarnya kasus seperti ini tidak mengejutkan. Sebelumnya juga sudah banyak terjadi … Continue reading

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Indonesian Bloggers Day 2012: Blogging is Easy. Consistency and Authenticity are Not!

First thing first, let me congratulate Indonesian bloggers on the National Bloggers Day 2012. It is the third annual commemoration if my memory serves right. The minister of communications and informatics of the Republic of Indonesia, Tifatul Sembiring,  officiated the day … Continue reading

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@tifsembiring on Behalf of Indonesian Govt: “Unless It’s Proven against the Laws, No Censorship to Indonesian Tweets is Implemented (So Far)”

Twitter, as we used to know it, was a free medium. But lately it’s going to fade.It’s not as free as we initially assumed, apparently. This is very understandable as Twitter has been allegedly intimidated and pushed in a way … Continue reading

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