Learn more about Internet shutdown events occurring around the world and find out more about the economic and human impact of these actions.
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In the News
- Ethiopian Resources for Open Access and Digital Safety
- Free My Internet: A Graphic Journey From Infrastructure to Shutdowns
- Accelerate networking with HTTP/3 and QUIC
- India signs G7 statement condemning “politically motivated Internet shutdowns”
- NIXI unveils three new initiatives to create awareness about IPv6
Read the latest blog posts on the Pulse Blog:
Ethiopian Resources for Open Access and Digital Safety
Responding directly to a request for easy to share information about circumvention tools during a shutdown, Localization Lab has created short animations in 4 local languages and a video overviewing how to download and use a VPN when one is no longer able to use messaging applications or access content online. Localization Lab has also […]
Another Internet Blackout In Syria During Exams
This blog post was originally authored by Ali Sibai and posted on the SMEX website. It is reposted here with permission. In recent years, internet outages in Syria have become a familiar, dystopian tradition during the Official High School Exams. The Syrian government has unplugged the internet during exams every year since 2016, plunging the country […]
Update from the LACNIC 35 Meeting
On 13 May, 2021 the Internet Society’s Kenneth Olmstead gave an overview of the Pulse platform during the Latin America and Caribbean Network Information Centre (LACNIC) 35 Meeting. Pulse was presented during the technical forum, and Kenneth gave a quick walk-through of the Pulse platform itself and the various data that the team collates on […]