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Hiding in plain sight

Middle East dissidents who communicate using social media have software and other online tools to hide their transmission locations and evade government censors. Usage of one of these software services, Hotspot Shield, spiked in Egypt and Libya after political uprisings occurred.

Middle East dissidents who communicate using social media have software and other online tools to hide their transmission locations and evade government censors.

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U.S. funds Web firms that help Mideast dissidents skirt censors
Article | The Obama administration may not be lending arms to dissidents in the Middle East, but it is offering aid in another critical way: helping them surf the Web anonymously as they seek to overthrow their governments.
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U.S. funding tech firms that help Mideast dissidents evade government censors
Article | The Obama administration may not be lending arms to dissidents in the Middle East, but it is offering aid in another critical way: helping them surf the Web anonymously as they seek to overthrow their governments.

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