Indonesians are burying the dead from Friday’s earthquake and tsunami. There are more than 840 confirmed deaths from the 7.5-magnitude quake, which triggered a huge tsunami that inundated the central coastal region. In the aftermath of the twin disasters, the government is struggling to ensure basic necessities for the affected population. VOA's Zlatica Hoke reports.
Imagine seeing an incredibly detailed map of your home city in three dimensions, with every citizen carrying a cell phone showing up as a dot on that map. Well, you can't because there are security issues galore when it comes to tracking people online. But you should know it's possible, at least in Singapore, where city planners are considering how the technology may help improve life. VOA's Kevin Enochs reports.