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Screenshot Update: end of the post. Facebook has deleted Free Palestine page which was calling for Palestinian uprising against the Israeli occupation of Palestine. The fan page managed in few days to collect more than 216,000 members. This is the second time that Facebook deletes this page according to the page admin. Look at Google cash here. ...
Screenshot In a bid to stop the revolution from spreading  Egyptian authorities shut down the internet all together along with cell phone services according to Aljazeera Arabic channel. Today is Friday and 100s of thousands are expected to join demonstrations after the Muslim pray of friday. #image via RNN....
Screenshot Early today, Egyptian authorities unblocked Facebook and Twitter, but they went into blocking it again according to ArabCrunch sources in Egypt. The blocking is an attempt to stifle the Friday of Anger demonstrations tomorrow against dictatorship and tyranny, as Facebook and Twitter are used by activists to inform the world about the Egyptian re...
Screenshot Yesterday night Internet users in Egypt told ArabCrunch that Twitter and Facebook are unblocked in Egypt and they can access normally both social networks. Egyptian authorities blocked both social networks to prevent activists from using them in order to prevent them form informing the public about the revolution that started in Egypt on Jan 25...
Screenshot This 25th of January, the day Egyptian activists rallied Egyptians to demonstrate across Egypt against the rule of Egypt's President Hussni Mubarak and harsh economic conditions. 10s Thousands of rallied across Egypt in a bid to emulate the Tunisian revolution that toppled its dictator Zien Al Abden Ben Ali. Egyptians were creative in usi...
Screenshot Mohamed Bouazizi, an unemployed 26-year-old university graduate (correction he did not finish a BA degree as per Tunisian Arabic newspaper Sabah who interviewed his sister) sold groceries illegally in the Tunisian town of Sidi Bouzid to survive as he could not find a job. When police confiscated his produce because he didn't have a permit he becam...
Screenshot Again we come to the area of location based services, Foursquare and Gowalla offers users to check-in at locations, add tips and so on. There are some differences between both in terms of the game playing elements and other features at Gowala where users can share pics and so on about a certain venue. Yallawain from Kuwait revolves around th...
Screenshot Update: some users reported not seeing the censorship. We received a tip from one of our readers saying that Apple has censored the word Osama adding *** after the "O" and before the "a" in its new music social network Ping with iTunes. We have not tested Ping yet, but if this is true it sounds very racists as there are millions of people w...
Screenshot The future of search is here and it is based on social graph. Facebook has officially entered into Google territory, it is now showing search results from around the web ranked by likes from users' facebook friends. This means that facebook social search based on users like is up and running at least with me and other users, this is a maj...
Screenshot Inside Facebook released few days ago its Inside Facebook Gold report, with data about membership and usage across the number 1 social networking site in the world Facebook. The report reveals the shift of Facebook population of more than 500 million users, from being dominated by US citizens and English speaking people to more of an internation...
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