Complete Internet Blackout in Egypt →
Soup: What's Happening in Egypt Explained.... →
promotingpeace: The basics: Egypt is a large, mostly Arab, mostly Muslim country. At around 80 million people, it has the largest population in the Middle East and the third-largest in Africa. Most of Egypt is in North Africa, although the part of the country that borders Israel, the Sinai…
Verizon to offer $30 unlimited data plan for... →
Verizon poured some gas onto the iPhone fire when it announced Tuesday that it would offer the same $30 unlimited data plan for the iPhone as it offers for all of its other smartphones. AT&T uses a metered system that makes its smartphone customers pay for the amount of data they consume. woah
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Juan Cole: Olbermann Departs, as Media Consolidate... →
soupsoup: kateoplis: It seems Olbermann is too extreme for US television. But Glenn Beck and Sean Hannity, now they are mainstream. What universe could that proposition be true in? That of cranky old white billionaires. And television news is owned by them. Not by you. Whether Comcast is the villain of the piece directly, things like the Comcast merger with MSNBC are responsible for there...