Sunday, February 20, 2011


A young man in Egypt decided to name his first born daughter "Facebook" to commemorate the way the social networking site helped protesters get organized to topple Hosni Mubarak, writes TechCrunch, citing a story in Al-Ahram. Alexia Tsotsis writes that while the girl could have been called YouTube or Twitter or Google, "it seems like Facebook has become the umbrella symbol for how social media can spread the message of freedom."

I think this is pushing it. Link here

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