January 18, 2012 – A notable day in information history

In what had an eerie resemblance to a No Email Friday but which occurred for very different reasons, portions of the Internet went dark last week.

On January 18, major Web sites including Wikipedia and Reddit were closed to business. Google did not shut down but covered up its logo with a large black bar, making it look as if the site had been censored.

Resource Author:  Jonathan Spira
Resource Date:  01/26/2012
Resource Name:  Overload Stories
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