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Google reactivates Speak2Tweet for Syrian Internet cutoff

A service to broadcast voice messages over Twitter is back up and running as Google tries to sidestep Syria's Net blackout -- but it might not work so well with curtailed Syrian phone services.

By Nov. 30, 2012

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Syria: All communications reportedly down

Internet, mobile, and landline networks have been inaccessible in the war-torn country.

By May. 7, 2013

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War-torn Syria sees restoration of Net after two-day outage

The Internet is back online in most of the country after an outage some say was orchestrated by the government to disrupt opposition forces.

By Dec. 1, 2012

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Egyptians tweet by phone call as Twitter and Google team up to defy blockade

Google and Twitter are combating the Egyptian Internet blackout with a service that lets people in Egypt tweet by calling a phone number, and leaving a voicemail message.

By Feb. 1, 2011

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Google, Twitter build Speak to Tweet for Egyptians

With Internet service in Egypt all but extinct amid massive protests, those with simple voice connections can now get messages out on Twitter.

By Jan. 31, 2011