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Posts Tagged ‘Internet’

Facebook launching Project to Make Internet More Affordable

Facebook launching Project to Make Internet More Affordable

Wednesday, August 21, 2013 12:19

Facebook Inc's Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg has enlisted Samsung Electronics Co Ltd, Qualcomm Inc and four other companies for a project aimed at bringing Internet access to people around the world who can't afford it, mirroring efforts by Google Inc and others. [caption id="attachment_31749" align="alignright" width="315"]...

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Cut in Fiber Cable Slows Internet Speed in Pakistan by 60%

Cut in Fiber Cable Slows Internet Speed in Pakistan by 60%

Thursday, March 28, 2013 9:26

A cut in the South East Asia-Middle East-Western Europe 4 (SEA-ME-WE 4) fiber cable has been reported leading to a degradation of internet speed by 60 % in several countries including Pakistan. The cut took place off the coast of Egypt. Internet service is being provided through ...

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Iran Blocks Email Restricts Net Access (News Reports)

Iran Blocks Email Restricts Net Access (News Reports)

Monday, February 13, 2012 9:49

Iran has further restricted access to the Internet and blocked popular email services for the past few days, in a move a top lawmaker said could "cost the regime dearly," media reports said on Sunday....

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Pakistan Ban Over 800 Pages Like Facebook

Pakistan Ban Over 800 Pages Like Facebook

Sunday, May 23, 2010 12:51

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has blocked 800 web pages and URLs to limit access to “blasphemous” material, extending a crackdown that has already banned access to Facebook and YouTube, an official said Saturday. The Pakistan Telecommunications Authority (PTA) banned access to Facebook, YouTube and other ...

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