Protests in Libya caused its government to start blocking social networking and news sites, eventually cutting the Internet off completely. The regime shut down the net prior to soldiers slaughtering protestors, with death counts already reaching 200. Dictatorships are doing everything they can to silence its opposition. Read the full article at ZDNet.com
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Shelly Palmer is a business advisor and technology consultant. He helps Fortune 500 companies with digital transformation, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn's Top Voice in Technology, he is the co-host of "Think About This with Shelly Palmer & Ross Martin." He covers tech and business for Good Day New York, writes a weekly column for Adweek, is a regular commentator on CNN and CNBC, and writes a popular daily business blog. Follow @shellypalmer or visit shellypalmer.com.