Reach Out And Touch No One

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http://techcrunch.com – The Internet blackout in Syria has resulted in a few people taking advantage of the Speak2Tweet service, last really put to use during the last major disconnection, Egypt’s. It’s not really newsworthy, so you may not have read about it. I listened to a few messages anyway. They were a poignant reminder of the fact that we build communications networks for a reason, and occasionally I feel that we’re losing sight of that reason. It is not as meaningless as it sounds to say that we built the means of communication so that we would have a means by which to communicate. People bu (IT news)