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OA News: February 22-28, 2011
February 28, 2011 ♦ News
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Digital marketing, Google in West Africa, local language searches, cheaper Internet for universities, the WISP

Libya’s Internet penetration rate steadily increasing
February 23, 2011 ♦ Statistics
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Libya’s Internet progress is steady, but still has lagged neighbors Tunisia and Egypt.

In Libya, YouTube traffic even more stifled than regular traffic
February 22, 2011 ♦ Statistics
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Access to YouTube appears to have been preemptively cut days before the Libyan Internet as a whole became blocked.

OA News: February 14-21, 2011
February 21, 2011 ♦ News
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Cheap mobile for SA, Skype and 2G, Zimbabwean web user stats, IBM in Kenya, Libyan social media action

Don’t forget tech news from Sub-Saharan African nations ‘at risk’ for Jasmine Revolution
February 19, 2011 ♦ News
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Don’t let speculation overshadow tech progress.

Libyan Internet service interrupted for hours
February 19, 2011 ♦ Broadband
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Not surprisingly, given the state of Libyan politics, Libya’s major Internet routes appear to have been inactive for much of Friday, February 28th.