Dec 022012
 

KQED (blog)
Syrian Internet appears to be largely restored
Computerworld
"Renesys confirms a largely complete restoration of the Syrian Internet this morning, starting at 14:32:10 UTC (16:32 local time in Damascus)," according to a blog post from Internet-monitoring service Renesys. Telecom companies providing access
How easy is it to shut off a country's Internet?Washington Post (blog)
How Syria Shut Down the InternetDiscovery News
Do Now #51: Syria's Internet ShutdownKQED (blog)
Engadget -PC Magazine -Ars Technica
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Web monitor: 100 percent of Syria's Internet just shut down – Washington Post (blog)The Guardian Web monitor: 100 percent of Syria's Internet just shut downWashington Post (blog)It appears that the Syrian government may have just taken a drastic measure it has conspicuously avoided over the nearly two years of fighting: cutting itself off from the Internet. Renesys, a Web-monitoring service, reported Thursday morning that …Syria shuts off internet [...]...

Syrian Internet, phone service restored in 'most' areas – Washington PostThe Guardian Syrian Internet, phone service restored in 'most' areasWashington PostBEIRUT — Internet and telephone lines were largely restored across Syria on Saturday after a two-day blackout, according to activists, as fighting raged around the Damascus International Airport between rebels and government forces. “Mobile coverage …Syrian Internet largely restored after blackoutHouston ChronicleSyria internet access restored [...]...

Syria cuts Internet nationwide – Houston ChronicleChristian Science Monitor Syria cuts Internet nationwideHouston ChronicleBEIRUT (AP) — The Syrian government shut down the Internet across the country and cut cellphone services in select areas Thursday as rebels and government troops waged fierce battles near the capital's airport, forcing international airlines to …Syria: Internet shut down by governmentChristian Science MonitorSyria: Internet and mobile [...]...

Syria caused Internet blackout, security firm says – CNN InternationalTelegraph.co.uk Syria caused Internet blackout, security firm saysCNN International(CNN) — Despite claims to the contrary, the Syrian government is almost certainly responsible for a blackout Thursday that shut down virtually all Internet service in the country, according to a leading Web security firm. "The Syrian Minister of …Syrian Internet Connections Cut for Second DayNew York [...]...

Syria caused Internet blackout, security firm says – CNNTelegraph.co.uk Syria caused Internet blackout, security firm saysCNN(CNN) — Despite claims to the contrary, the Syrian government is almost certainly responsible for a blackout Thursday that shut down virtually all Internet service in the country, according to a leading Web security firm. "The Syrian Minister of …Cutting Syria's Internet: desperate move doomed to failureHuffington PostInternet [...]...

Internet down nationwide in Syria – USA TODAYBBC News Internet down nationwide in SyriaUSA TODAYBEIRUT (AP) — The Syrian government shut down the Internet across the country and cut cellphone services in select areas Thursday as rebels and government troops waged fierce battles near the capital's airport, wounding two Austrian peacekeepers and …Internet Silence In SyriaVoice of America (blog)Internet Shutdown Reported Across [...]...

USA Internet Blackout Unlikely, Experts Say – Huffington PostUSA Internet Blackout Unlikely, Experts SayHuffington PostRenesys points out that the U.S. is served by a huge number of Internet service providers, more than 40 in all. Like Canada and the Netherlands, it is a "global Internet economy" — which means that even if the government wanted to black out the …How easy is it [...]...

Internet, phone service restored in Syrian capital – USA TODAYABC News Internet, phone service restored in Syrian capitalUSA TODAY2012 – BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian authorities on Saturday restored Internet and telephone services in Damascus following a two-day, nationwide communications blackout that came during some of the worst fighting to hit the capital since July. The state-run …Internet, phone services back online for much of [...]...

Internet appears to be back on in Syrian capital – The Seattle TimesTelegraph.co.uk Internet appears to be back on in Syrian capitalThe Seattle TimesThe Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights also said access to the Internet had been restored, saying it was getting dispatches from Damascus, the central cities of Homs and Hama, the northern city of Aleppo and areas along the coast.Internet back on in Damascus, [...]...

Most Internet service in Syria shut down – KSAT San AntonioKSAT San Antonio Most Internet service in Syria shut downKSAT San AntonioMore than 90% of the Internet access in Syria was shut down on Thursday, according to the Internet monitoring group Renesys. It was not clear who was behind the latest event, but the government has intermittently cut off Internet access several times …Syrian rebels [...]...

Internet service goes out across Syria – Houston ChronicleBBC News Internet service goes out across SyriaHouston ChronicleBEIRUT (AP) — Internet service went down Thursday across Syria and international flights were canceled at the Damascus airport when a road near the facility was closed by heavy fighting in the country's civil war. Activists said President Bashar Assad …Internet down nationwide in SyriaUSA TODAYInternet Silence [...]...

Syrian Internet Connections Cut for Second Day – New York TimesABC News Syrian Internet Connections Cut for Second DayNew York Times“Generally speaking, in Idlib we haven't had an Internet connection or working landlines since the very beginning of the uprising,” said Ahmad Kadour an activist in the northern province of Idlib. “Right now, the Internet is not working in any part of …Syria: Airport Road [...]...
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