Internet, playing key role in uprising
Most of the information coming out of Egypt is changing so fast that the new social media streams are the best way to keep up. Traditional news sources are doing a decent job of tracking events, analysis and background, but live streaming of news and information is dominating the coverage. Even these bits from Twitter will be old by the time you read them. For the latest, click here.
#WikiLeaks #Egypt Protesters defiant as pressure mounts on Mubarak http://www.abc.net.au/news/stories/2011/01/31/3125890.htm?section=world—
Therese (@Th2shay) January 31, 2011
Twitter and Facebook (along with other channels) are being used to plan demonstrations in other Arab countries.