Internet FAST: Can you avoid the Internet for 41 straight hours? - Technical.ly Philly

Apr. 20, 2012 10:30 am

Internet FAST: Can you avoid the Internet for 41 straight hours?

To show just how integral the Web is in modern life, the KEYSPOT partnership — which includes the City of Philadelphia, Drexel University and the Urban Affairs Coalition — is asking Philadelphians to go without the Internet for 41 hours from 3 p.m. Saturday to 8 a.m. Monday, when the second annual Philly Tech Week […]

To show just how integral the Web is in modern life, the KEYSPOT partnership — which includes the City of Philadelphia, Drexel University and the Urban Affairs Coalition — is asking Philadelphians to go without the Internet for 41 hours from 3 p.m. Saturday to 8 a.m. Monday, when the second annual Philly Tech Week presented by AT&T officially kicks off.

Coverage by Metro here

Make the KEYSPOT InternetFAST pledge here.

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Christopher Wink

Christopher Wink is a cofounder and Editorial Director of Technical.ly, the local technology news network. In that capacity, he is a co-organizer of Philly Tech Week, Baltimore Innovation Week, Delaware Innovation Week and other events that bring smart people together. Previously, Wink worked for a homeless advocacy nonprofit and was a freelance reporter for a variety of publications. He writes regularly about news innovation and best business practices on his personal blog here and curates a personal monthly newsletter of ideas and links here. The bicycle commuter loves cities, urban politics and squabbling about neighborhood boundaries.

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