Post Archive for January 2011
Africa’s IPv4, Zimbabwean Internet banking
Sudanese protest scheduled on Facebook, YouTube video already posted of Sudanese protests
How Egyptians are getting online, the risks of few ISPs, China limits information, Tor software
As web traffic spiked, so did the Egyptian government’s fears of its power. Soon, most ISPs were instructed to shut down (only the stock market line remained up). Three charts show the action.
Reports of Egypt censoring the Internet are all over the news. What are people saying?
Africans may be excited about the Internet, but they lack the necessary skills and guidance to use a computer, at least according to recent surveys conducted in Ghana, Kenya, Tanzania, and Zambia.