lammert - 5:38 pm on Mar 14, 2010 (gmt 0)
The second large Internet company which thinks their technology will help spread the democratic mantra to the rest of the world. Google just learned the hard way [webmasterworld.com] that it doesn't work that way. Twitter will soon learn this as well, after all the governments which don't like their service have blocked access to their site. China is blocking them permanently according to the article and more countries are likely to follow. Iran blocked twitter during previous elections for example.