Egypt's Facebook Revolution
- Arab Revolutions and the Social Media Effect. Harb, Zahera // M/C Journal;2011, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p2
The article presents the author's insights on the role of social media as an effective tool for political change and reform in the Arab countries. He considers the significance of social networking sites for mobilising and facilitating the revolution in Tunisia and Libya wherein citizens have...
- 'Facebook Action' // America;2/7/2011, Vol. 204 Issue 3, p8
The article reports on the significance of the social networking site Facebook in unfolding a revolution in Tunisia.
- Llega CIOnet, la mayor red social de directivos de tecnolog�a. // Capital Humano;Jun2009, Vol. 22 Issue 233, p142
The article reports that CIOnet, an on-line social network of technology professionals, is launching operations in Spain.
- The Journey to Tahrir: Revolution, Protest, and Social Change in Egypt, 1999-2011. // Publishers Weekly;5/28/2012, p88
The article reviews the book "The Journey to Tahrir: Revolution, Protest, and Social Change in Egypt, 1999-2011" edited by Jeannie Sowers.
- The Facebook revolution. China, Walid // New African;Feb2011, Issue 503, p24
The article reports on the Internet revolution and freedom of expression in Tunisia. It notes that the 4 weeks of rioting which led to the death of 66 people in January 2011 has resulted positively because President Ben Ali has lifted the ban on all forms of censorship, particularly on the Web....
- Egypt: The First Internet Revolt? XIAOLIN ZHOU; WELLMAN, BARRY; YU, JUSTINE // Peace Magazine;Jul-Sep2011, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p6
The article focuses on the social network and its significance to demonstrations in Egypt in 2011. It mentions the relevance of the online social networks to several Egyptians, wherein the technology led them to organize groups in order to promote and assert peace and democracy. In addition, it...
- DOWNTIME. // Computer Weekly;6/2/2009, p31
The article presents snippets related to Information Technology (IT) in business enterprises in Great Britain. A survey found that almost 15% of online grocery shoppers receiving the wrong goods than what they actually ordered. It workers have been found to be leading consumers of beer as stress...
- AZERTAC IN OLUSUM S�RECI VE TARIHI GELISME D�NEMLERI. Aslanov, Aslan // Journal of Communication Theory & Research / Iletisim Kuram ve A;Autumn2010, Vol. 2010 Issue 31, p251
The founding of the Azerbaijan State Telegraph Agency (AzerTAc), its development history and analysis of the problems the Agency faced during the process of political changes prove that information provision is a vital condition for the existence of every state and consolidation of its national...
- Revolutionary Technology. Marks, Joseph // Government Executive;Nov2011, Vol. 43 Issue 13, p43
The article presents information on findings of a study, conducted by researchers at The George Washington University, on role of online social networks in the Egyptian and Libyan uprisings between January and March this year.