Singapore's cut-off from the internet is not so crazy | CIO | Scoop.it

Singapore is taking 100,000 government computers offline. Is this wise or foolish?

It won't be the end of the world for Singaporeans and their government. Fifteen years ago few government computers were connected to the internet anyway, and people got by. It will be inconvenient and there will be an awkward transition period, and then it'll be business as usual.

 

“The Government's move marks a return to the past – the 1990s – when Internet access was available only on dedicated terminals.”