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Syria's Total Internet Blackout In One Chart

Here's what Syria's Internet shutdown looks like to Akamai, one of the world's biggest content delivery networks.

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This is the first time during the long-running uprising against President Bashar Assad that Syria's government has instituted a total shutdown.

Akamai traffic data supports @renesys observation (http://t.co/uxC2ZhTo) that Syria is effectively off the Internet http://t.co/haNHwb5y

Akamai traffic data supports @renesys observation (http://t.co/uxC2ZhTo) that Syria is effectively off the Internet http://t.co/haNHwb5y-- StateOfTheInternet

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