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The Internet's Observatory: Tracking disruptions and shutdowns • tools and policy for change • bridging the digital divide • contact@netblocks.org

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NetBlocks
5 days ago
Report: Apple and Google have removed a Russian strategic voting app from the market upon government orders. Metrics indicate the app, devised by jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny, is available everywhere but #Russia as elections get under way. 📰
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@vanguardngrnews
Vanguard Newspapers
10 days ago
100 Days of Twitter Ban: ‘Small businesses have collapsed, there’s huge job loss’ #vanguardnews
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@briticoyemo
Yemisi Adegoke
10 days ago
It's been 100 days since the Nigerian government banned Twitter. @netblocks estimates $600 million in revenue has been lost as a result, at the rate of $6 million a day via @BBCAfrica
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@RedesAyuda
RedesAyuda
10 days ago
🚨 @NetBlocks confirma que uno de los bajones eléctricos ⚡ ocurridos hoy #12Sep, aproximadamente a las 7 PM hora local, hizo caer a 67% de los niveles habituales 📉 la conectividad a #InternetVE. 🌐🇻🇪 #SinLuz #Apagón 🔌🕯
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NetBlocks
10 days ago
Confirmed: Power outage registered across much of #Venezuela from ~7:00 pm local time; real-time network data show high impact to telecoms infrastructure, with national internet connectivity down to 67% of ordinary levels; incident ongoing #SinLuz #Apagón #12Sep ⚡️🕯
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NetBlocks
10 days ago
Confirmed: Power outage registered across much of #Venezuela from ~7:00 pm local time; real-time network data show high impact to telecoms infrastructure, with national internet connectivity down to 67% of ordinary levels; incident ongoing #SinLuz #Apagón #12Sep ⚡️🕯
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NetBlocks
21 days ago
⚠️ Confirmed: Internet disrupted in #Kashmir as authorities impose security measures following the death of separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani; real-time network data show high impact to #Srinagar on national backbone from ~1 a.m. local time 📉 📰 Report:
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NetBlocks
21 days ago
Update: Unexplained internet outages at British internet provider #Sky #UK have intensified as of 10 p.m. local time, with thousands of subscribers now without internet service across parts of England and Wales 📉 #SkyDown
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@TheInsiderPaper
Insider Paper
22 days ago
JUST IN - Sky UK down in several parts of Britain including Crawley, Sussex, Kent, Brighton: NetBlocks
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NetBlocks
22 days ago
Confirmed: Real-time network data show that Sky #UK is experiencing internet outages in several regions including #Crawley #Sussex #Kent #Brighton as users report being unable to watch Portugal-Ireland qualifier match online; incident ongoing 📉
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NetBlocks
23 days ago
Update: New Orleans remains in the midst of a near-total power outage following Hurricane #Ida landfall; real-time network data show connectivity levels continuing to flatline around 8% while #Louisiana state impact registers around 50%; incident ongoing 🌀⚡️ #dataviz
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NetBlocks
24 days ago
Update: Network data show Internet now restored in #SouthSudan; calls for protests largely failed to materialize as authorities deployed security forces to streets; government-issued shutdown directive confirmed to Reuters; incident duration ~1 day 📈 📰
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@samirasawlani
Samira Sawlani
24 days ago
Network data from @NetBlocks confirm a significant disruption to internet service in South Sudan from evening of Sunday 29 August 2021. The incident is ongoing ahead of protests planned by the PCCA which is calling for the Country’s leadership to resign.
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NetBlocks
24 days ago
⚠️ Confirmed: Internet disrupted in #SouthSudan amid planned nationwide protests as PCCA calls for leadership to resign; real-time network data show impact to cellular and some fixed-line services corroborating user reports; incident ongoing 📉 📰Report:
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@SheilaCreates
Sheila
24 days ago
If you're trying to reach someone in Louisiana, don't think the worst and freak out. They'll reach out when they can. For now, leave phone/Internet service for emergency personnel who may need it. As difficult as it is, try to be patient. #HurricaneIda #Ida
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NetBlocks
24 days ago
⚠️ Confirmed: New Orleans is now in the midst of a near-total power outage; real-time network data show connectivity at just 11% of ordinary levels as Hurricane #Ida tears through #Louisiana causing severe damage to transmission lines; incident ongoing 🌀⚡️
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NetBlocks
24 days ago
⚠️ Confirmed: New Orleans is now in the midst of a near-total power outage; real-time network data show connectivity at just 11% of ordinary levels as Hurricane #Ida tears through #Louisiana causing severe damage to transmission lines; incident ongoing 🌀⚡️
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NetBlocks
24 days ago
Update: Network data show internet connectivity levels continuing to fall steadily across #Louisiana as more residents lose power after #HurricaneIda makes landfall; live metrics indicate observable state-wide internet connectivity now down to ~69% of ordinary levels 🌩⚡️
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NetBlocks
25 days ago
⚠️ Confirmed: Live network data corroborate the onset of significant power outages in New Orleans and Metairie #Louisiana as #HurricaneIda landfall approaches; metrics indicate internet connectivity at ~70% of ordinary levels; incident ongoing 🌩🔌
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NetBlocks
25 days ago
ℹ️ Real-time network data show a decline in internet connectivity in New Orleans as residents shutter and evacuate homes; FEMA advises that evacuees turn off power when leaving premises #HurricaneIda 🌩📉
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