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Massive Blackout Leaves Most Of Argentina, Uruguay Without Power

Massive Blackout Leaves Most Of Argentina, Uruguay Without Power

Almost the entirety of the nations of Argentina and Uruguay, were “completely without power” following a “massive failure” in an electrical system on Sunday, Bloomberg and CNN reported, with parts of Paraguay, Chile and southern Brazil seeing outages as well. The Associated Press estimated over 44 million people lost power.

The Internet Blackout For Net Neutrality Is Coming And You Can Help

The Internet Blackout For Net Neutrality Is Coming And You Can Help

It’s that time again. It’s time to break the internet in order to raise awareness about net neutrality. The FCC vote to repeal Title II protections is on Thursday in the US, and web-based protests are kicking off in response. Some of the biggest pioneers of tech jumped in on…

Stop Blaming Renewables For The South Australia Blackout

Stop Blaming Renewables For The South Australia Blackout

Following severe weather taking down vital parts of the electricity network, the entire state of South Australia was plunged into darkness this week — with some areas yet to fully restore power. Although the cause was seemingly clear, some were quick to blame the state’s continued shift towards using renewable…