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Did they finally do it?

Old Feb 3rd 2008, 3:16 am
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Is it just me or is Facebook blocked?

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Old Feb 3rd 2008, 3:18 am
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I deleted my account last week cause I found it the most senseless thing...so no idea what's going on...
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Old Feb 3rd 2008, 3:22 am
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Originally Posted by MataHari View Post
I deleted my account last week cause I found it the most senseless thing...so no idea what's going on...
I just made contact with several very long lost friends and hadn't exchanged contact details yet...good thing I am going back to the UK next week I suppose.

Yes it's useless but also harmless...except according to Etisalat who once again are telling me what I can and cannot look at on the internet

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Default Re: Did they finally do it?

Originally Posted by Norm_uk View Post
Is it just me or is Facebook blocked?

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norm, i don't do facebook, but i just tried and could access the home page fine, so i'm presuming it isn't blocked...

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Originally Posted by Madam Medusa View Post
norm, i don't do facebook, but i just tried and could access the home page fine, so i'm presuming it isn't blocked...

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The homepage is blocked here but you can get into sub-pages (profile, inbox etc)....(for the moment) if you have a link in your history or a link from an email notification.

When will the decision makers here grow up
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The homepage is blocked here but you can get into sub-pages (profile, inbox etc)....(for the moment) if you have a link in your history or a link from an email notification.

When will the decision makers here grow up
It seems that the home page is not blocked however when you try to login then that is blocked.

Really stupid to block it....
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Originally Posted by Autonomy View Post
It seems that the home page is not blocked however when you try to login then that is blocked.

Really stupid to block it....
and even more bizarre to give access to the home page and block the rest, lol...

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Old Feb 3rd 2008, 4:13 am
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Default Re: Did they finally do it?

Originally Posted by Autonomy View Post
It seems that the home page is not blocked however when you try to login then that is blocked.

Really stupid to block it....
Yeah - that's the page I meant.....personal homepage.

There will be an outcry! Facebook is life for some people.

Well it was for me...I was addicted to the Texas Hold 'em game. :-(

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it's not blocked in bahrain.......bahahahaha.

Hubby knows how to access it if it's blocked......
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[quote=macteepee;5876441]it's not blocked in bahrain.......bahahahaha. quote]


That still won't make me go back....
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yes, just noticed this earlier (work = etisalat). Will check at home (Du) and if it doesn't work there, then its time to sort out a VPN!
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Du is working
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Du is working
that's cool. I guess my productivity at work is about to increase
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that's cool. I guess my productivity at work is about to increase
it was on the radio this morning that alot of Dubai based companies are blocking it to ensure that more work gets done!
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Old Feb 3rd 2008, 8:29 am
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Seems to be working now...at least in the office.

I reckon if they scrapped the blocking facility in the proxy server they would double the internet speed throughout the country!

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