01 Feb 2011
If you have a Twitter account, can read and understand a little Arabic, and can write English (or any other language), then you can help translate tweets from and about the anti-government protests taking place in Egypt. Doing this, you can help the people who speak your language gain a better insight into what is going on and the discussion taking place on #Jan25.
UPDATE 16/2/2011: You can now curate and translate Libya #Feb17 here: http://www.curated.by/meedan/libya-feb17-protests and #Bahrain #Feb14 here: http://www.curated.by/meedan/bahrain-feb14-protests/
We have 9 easy steps to translating tweets:
For the more adventurous, install the Curated.By extension - https://chrome.google.com/extensions/detail/pgogjfobmngnbdbjjlhkolbpbjoajpkc - for Google Chrome and help us pull tweets into the stream for translation. DM @Meedan or email firstname.lastname@example.org