Last week, the New America Foundation kicked off a project which aims at bringing mesh technology to mobile phones. The idea is to create “circumvention devices” wich dissidents who are threatened by their state turning off Internet access can use to circumvent these blocks. (We recently saw this happening in Egypt). The project is at […]
A fascinating episode looking at what would happen if governments globally wanted to fully shut down the Internet – and why it may be impossible now : KILL THE NET | Hungry Beast.