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Syria To Syrians: No Internet For You

Reports are coming in that the Syrian government has shut down most (or at least large portions) of the internet after suffering months of protests from citizens. Starting at 3:35 UTC today (6:35am local time), approximately two-thirds of all ...

China imposes news blackout in Tibet

The ongoing riot in Tibet displays China’s Internet censorship prowess at its finest. Other countries pay attention and jot down notes. It turned out blocking YouTube and Google News is just an initial salvo. BusinessWeek reports the Chinese ...