In a he-said she-said scenario, it's unclear who or what is responsible for the sustained blackout.
The move comes just a week after authorities took similar action against Twitter, as the country's prime minister faces growing criticism for limiting free speech.
With international norms on the use of chemical weapons allegedly violated, but weak political support for military action, what do we do?
Two years ago this week, authorities arrested a computer programmer, Bassel Khartabil, involved in protests against the Syrian government. There's still no word on when he'll be released.
A message allegedly posted on behalf of the terrorist group vows that "your virtual war on us will cause a real war on you."
The computer maker says in an SEC filing that it has been cooperating with investigation since June.
Clouds over Sidra is a wrenching look at a real life across the world, and it shows how emotional virtual experiences could become.
The Internet giant could be hoping to take another stab at going head-to-head with Apple, Amazon, PayPal, Square and a slew of other tech giants looking to grab a slice of the payments pie.
The US military Central Command says it is investigating hacks of its YouTube and Twitter accounts by apparent ISIS supporters.
The same man who made jokes about the Egyptian uprising being about his shoes, now offers a Syrian tweet that is as cynical as it is tasteless.