Web and social media are helping protesters, but government censors are catching up.
His effervescent sidekick persona represents a bygone era of entertainment.
They want the story of their homeland told, but they worry about reprisals against relatives in Iran, as well as from pro-regime groups here in the US.
New website rolls pictures, stories, even YouTube clips into customized slideshows.
The Revolutionary Guard vowed to stop the street demonstrations, causing some protesters to stay home. But others gathered Monday to honor the death of Neda Soltan.
Eyewitnesses say thousands of police and plainclothes militia members filled the streets to prevent rallies.
The government's tight control of the Internet has spawned a generation adept at circumventing cyber roadblocks, making the country ripe for a technology–driven protest movement.