Posts Tagged ‘Mideast’

Syria Shuts Off the Internet

November 29, 2012

Syria Shuts Off the Internet

“Syria: Internet and mobile communication ‘cut off,'” BBC News

“Syria Has Disappeared From the Internet,” Arik Hesseldahl, AllThingsD

“Internet down nationwide in Syria,” AP via USA Today

UPDATE:

“How Syria Shut Down the Internet,” Ben Weitzenkorn, TechNewsDaily via Discovery News

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‘He Started!’ ‘Did Not!’ ‘Did Too!’

November 18, 2012

Tragically relevant animation by Nina Paley. You probably won’t need it, but her Reader’s Guide is here (scroll down).

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