Google using YouTube to highlight Egyptian protest footage

By Emil ยท 5 replies
Feb 1, 2011
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  1. YouTube has been highlighting Egyptian protest footage for days, but Google has now outlined the ways it is making sure the world knows what's going on in the unstable country. In addition to developing a "speak-to-tweet" service that lets anyone send messages over Twitter without an Internet connection, the search giant is helping those in Egypt fight the good fight in three ways:

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  2. gobbybobby

    gobbybobby TS Guru Posts: 555   +9

    Google Vs Egyptian Government. A real shame Historic Parts of Egypt have been trashed and irreplaceable artifacts destroyed.
  3. what are historical artifacts worth when people are starving to death and can't pay their rent? now you see why those are who value material things over life will see them destroyed.
  4. captaincranky

    captaincranky TechSpot Addict Posts: 13,031   +2,558

    Blah, blah, blah, you who think the Egyptian people are going to be able to pay their rent when this is over, are going to be unpleasantly surprised.

    Or as the "Who's" Peter Townshend put it, "meet the new boss, same as the old boss"!

    (Ironically, that quote is from a song titled, "Won't get Fooled Again"). Hnmmm...
  5. red1776

    red1776 Omnipotent Ruler of the Universe Posts: 5,224   +164

    Captaincranky said:
    could not not have said it better.

    @ guest:

    yeah okay, Whats that your typing these great prophetic words of wisdom on?
    Your unbearable lightness of being?

    Shouldn't you be meditating for higher enlightenment in abject poverty and not communing with the materialistic techies?

    I know right! one way or always end up needing a replacement motherboard for your emachine don't ya?
  6. Such a great video,it made me cry.

    Hats off to egyptians.

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