Internet Mobilizes To Aid Tsunami Victims

    Date03 Jan 2005
    CategoryLatest News
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    Posted ByBrittany Day
    From bloggers to multi-billion-dollar tech vendors, the Internet community gave its money and resources to help victims of the Asian tsunamis. Here's a roundup of our stories on the subject, including moving reports from a blogger who described the toll via cell-phone text messaging, and other bloggers who wrote what they saw from the scene of the carnage.

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    Tsunami Resources On The Internet: At A Glance Internet businesses and bloggers stepped up to offer aid and relief to victims of the Asian tsunamis. Here's a brief guide to online resources, including where to send aid, blogs, and news from around the Internet.

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