MIBAZAAR Blog

This page is a Weblog of the Google Maps Mashups I have created and other interesting mashups I have found on the web

Browsing Posts in Corruption

Twitter is abuzz with what’s happening in New Delhi related to Indian Social Activist Anna Hazare’s arrest who was about to start a hunger-strike demanding action against corruption/blackmoney. Here’s a Twitter Map I created which captures some of the anger, reaction related to this arrest. This map pulls in tweets from in and around New […]

Twitter is abuzz with what’s happening in New Delhi related to Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev’s arrest who was on a hunger-strike demanding action on blackmoney. Here’s a Twitter Map I created which captures some of the anger, reaction related to this arrest. This map pulls in tweets from in and around New Delhi.

Corruption is rampant in India with quite a few politicians making a fortune. Looking at twitter stream of tweets tagged with “Corruption” one can gauge the extent of corruption in India. Thanks to Social Media like twitter and facebook, corruption incidents from across India are being reported by common folks. Check out my Google Maps […]

The mayor of Detroit was sent to jail for violating the terms of his bond and now the world knows about it. I have created a quick Google Maps Mashup to show where in the world the mayor of Detroit is making news. This list is not complete. I will be adding more links.

Forbes had come out with an article on “The World’s Most Corrupt Countries” back in April, 2007. Here’s a look at those Corrupt Countries on Google Maps. Topping the List is Haiti. Click here for Forbes Article.