U.S. to Twitter: Help Iranian protesters
18 Jun 2009
Another sign of the power of Twitter: the U.S. State Department asked the micro-blogging company to delay a network upgrade that was scheduled for Monday night. Why? To give Iranians using the service to protest the presidential election more time to charge up the masses, something the U.S. government has deemed in their interest.
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