Why Did the Conflict Between Russia & Georgia Crash Twitter & Facebook?

Creative Loafing (Atlanta) | August 25, 2009
Does the inconvenience of a short Facebook/Twitter crash mean that Americans are victims of war on par with the estimated 2,000 people who died in the actual fighting last year? Of course not. But it does demonstrate that our increasing reliance on electronic communication networks makes the U.S. vulnerable to attacks in ways we never before imagined.

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