Pentagon Blocks YouTube on Computers

This is for all those soldiers who log in from Iraq and the Middle East:

Pentagon Spokesman Insists Decision Strictly About Bandwidth, Not Editorial Content
By Luis Martinez
May 14, 2007

Like any major corporation, the Pentagon’s information technology team needs to protect the bandwidth of its computer networks. That is why it said that as of today, it is restricting military computer access to big video sites like MySpace and YouTube that require a lot of bandwidth and strain the Defense Department’s network of 5 million computers. > > > More


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