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CNN reporter comes up with social workaround from Egypt

We’re monitoring the various broadcasts and social updates from Egypt, and CNN reporter Nic Robertson, who is in Alexandria, just shared how he’s Tweeting @NicRobertsonCNN. Egypt has been blocking the internet – sporadically it turns out. Nic tells CNN he is calling his wife and she is Tweeting for him. (And he’s updating constantly.) It’s a simple workaround and proof that you can’t stop information anymore. Clever.

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