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On the Meedan Radar - February 2013

Journalism & Tech

- Egypt launches portal for internet users to report sites for blocking. Crowdsourcing put to spurious use... http://xn--mgbek0h0a.xn--wgbh1c/

Translation

- Interesting review of crowdsourced translation projects, detailing some of the big investment they've attracted in past 12 months (Amara, Duolingo, Gengo etc) http://www.commonsenseadvisory.com/Default.aspx?Contenttype=ArticleDetAD&tabID=63&Aid=3023&moduleId=390

Media Freedom

- Gaza Press Freedom Shrivels Amid Journalist Persecution http://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2013/02/gaza-press-freedom.html

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