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Internetization

A pedestrian street in the center of the Havana. Currently in Cuba, all internet services are controlled by the state-owned telecoms company ETECSA, and internet access in private houses is practically inaccessible. Recently, however, the situation has begun to change. With WiFi hotspots popping up across Cuba's major cities, Cubans finally are beginning to embrace the internet revolution more than 10 years overdue.

TAGS: Cuba, Havana, Mobile

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© Maria Plotnikova.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2017
Total Views: 2601
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Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 21, 2018, 4:51 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Focal Length: 50mm
Shutter Speed: 1/100
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO500
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PHOTO LOCATION Havana, Cuba