'Tehran Unfetters Cellphones, and the Pictures Start Flowing' in The New York Times

Morteza Nikoubazl for The New York Times

Morteza Nikoubazl for The New York Times

'While Iranians willing to flout the law have long used illegal software to gain access to banned Internet sites like YouTube and Twitter, until now, Iran’s main cellphone operators had been ordered to reduce Internet speeds to a sub-snail’s pace, effectively making it impossible to use the sites, make video calls or send images.'

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