Social Media Utilized to Organize Protests in Egypt

The protest movement in Egypt is taking advantage of social media to communicate, inform and organize.

“Despite attempts to block Twitter, Facebook and other sites (the government denies it was responsible), a Facebook page devoted to Friday’s planned protests had more than 80,000 followers as of 2 p.m. ET Thursday, compared with some 20,000 the previous day.” ~ CNN

Below are a few videos demonstrating social media’s role with what is going on in Egypt:

Social Media Roles in Egypt’s Unrest

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Every day, I come across a few hilarious status Facebook updates. Some of them are so funny, that I actually feel stupid laughing all by myself!

Therefore, I invite you to invite you to enjoy our ninth list of the 10 top funniest Facebook status updates.

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5. If guys had periods, they’d brag about the size of their tampons.

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Every day, I come across a few hilarious status Facebook updates. Some of them are so funny, that I actually feel stupid laughing all by myself!

Therefore, I invite you to invite you to enjoy our eighth list of the 10 top funniest Facebook status updates.

Gizmodo Facebook Portrait Contest — Sam Spratt Gets Creative

Gizmodo Facebook Portrait Contest — Sam Spratt Gets Creative

Sam Spratt Illustration's Photos - Gizmodo Portrait Contest

Wishing for a better Facebook profile photo? Enjoying the illustrations done by our artist Sam Spratt? Then you're going to love our latest contest, because it'll leave fourteen lucky folks with profile photos custom-painted by Sam. Here's how to win.

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The Weirdest Social Networks #implants #psychics #zombies

The Weirdest Social Networks #implants #psychics #zombies

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It's one thing to be familiar with the big players of social media such as Twitter and Facebook but scratching the surface reveals a variety of niche, obscure, bizarre and interesting social media networks that cater to people's every need and fantasy. To help paint a better picture of what kind of social media networks are out there,...

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Zuckerberg: Facebook is Not Shutting Down! [Cartoon]

Zuckerberg: Facebook is Not Shutting Down! [Cartoon]

Facebook is Not Shutting Down

The crowds were in shock: What will happen if Facebook shuts down as the rumor claims? Some were happy, some were sad while others freaked out! Here's how Joy of Tech sees it...

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HOW TO: Use the New Facebook Groups Feature

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Privacy Settings

A few months ago I heard that Facebook released their new group feature and I have to be honest that I was confused about this announcement. People have always been able to create Groups to share their interests and obsessions, so how is this a new feature? Actually for a while now it seemed that the group feature is on its deathbed...

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The Social Network: Where Are They Now?

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Mark, Dustin and Chris

The Social Network has been recieved extremely well by critics across the boar, earning a 97% from Rotten Tomato and being compared to classics such as 'Citizen Kane' and 'Rashomon' . The movie is superbly directed and script is impeccably written, and hell even Justin Timberlake gave a solid performance in his role of Napster creator...

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10 Top Funniest Facebook Status Updates This Week [eps.7]

10 Top Funniest Facebook Status Updates This Week [eps.7]

Facebook Award!

Every day, I come across a few hilarious status Facebook updates. Some of them are so funny, that I actually feel stupid laughing all by myself! Therefore, I invite you to invite you to enjoy our seventh list of the 10 top funniest Facebook status updates.

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