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Internet Access in Cuba

Cuba's Internet Cable From Venezuela Awakens

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 03.24.2013 | World
Yoani Sanchez

From the second week of January the U.S. company Renesys, which monitors Internet traffic, noted that the fiber optic cable between Cuba and Venezuela is active.

Cuba Is Half a Century Behind in Technology

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

Already well into the year 2011, Cubans don't know the sensation of managing our bank accounts online, and purchasing a product through the computer screen is something we have seen only in foreign films.

Occupational Therapy

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

Some make figurines out of paper, others string colored beads on a necklace that never ends, or paste pieces of fabric onto an infinite quilt. Occupat...

A Tiny Glimpse of the "Real" Internet, The Forbidden Internet

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

Cubans talk of the Internet as if it were a mythical and difficult to reach place. An iPhone gave us a piece of modern cyberspace -- we were suddenly able to feel the kilobytes in our hands.

From Cuba With Love, They Can't Wipe the Smile off My Face

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

Today I am inebriated with satisfaction because a compilation of my texts titled, De Cuba, com Carinho, or From Cuba with Love, will be launched this afternoon in Brazil.