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Peter Kafka / AllThingsD:
Netflix Says Its PAC Is Not About SOPA   —  From the “yes, sometimes big companies like to influence the way government works” file: After a day of not commenting about its newly formed political action committee, Netflix has come out with a statement about FLIXPAC, after all.
Apr 9, 2012, 7:55 PMIn context
Brendan Sasso / Hillicon Valley:
After killing SOPA, Internet activists take aim at a new House cybersecurity bill   —  Online activists who helped sink the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) earlier this year have now turned their sights to a House cybersecurity bill, the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA).
Apr 8, 2012, 11:30 AMIn context
Declan McCullagh / CNET:
MPAA chief: SOPA and Protect IP back from the grave?   —  The Motion Picture Association of America believes there's still hope for the controversy-plagued Stop Online Piracy Act.  —  In an interview with the Hollywood Reporter that was published online today, MPAA chief Christopher Dodd said he was …
Apr 5, 2012, 8:50 PMIn context
Enigmax / TorrentFreak:
Spanish ‘SOPA’: 79 Site Takedown Requests in First Month   —  After being threatened with a place on a United States trade blacklist, the Spanish government passed the so-called Sinde Law, legislation that allows for the blocking of allegedly infringing sites based on reports from copyright holders.
Apr 4, 2012, 4:30 PMIn context
Michael Joseph Gross / Vanity Fair:
In the Battles of SOPA and PIPA, Who Should Control the Internet?   —  When the Internet was created, decades ago, one thing was inevitable: the war today over how (or whether) to control it, and who should have that power.  Battle lines have been drawn between repressive regimes and Western democracies …
Apr 2, 2012, 6:00 AMIn context
Matthew Panzarino / The Next Web:
SOPA is all fun and games until NBC rips off Apple's artwork   —  Reality TV is a harsh business.  One minute everyone is glued to Jersey Shore, the next you're looking at a canceled series and a backlog of ‘GTL’ shirts cluttering up the company store.  One of the perennial favorites …
Mar 30, 2012, 7:20 AMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
Court Orders SOPA-style Blackout of 100+ Music Sites   —  Every single ISP in India has been ordered to block 104 sites offering unauthorized music.  A total of 387 ISPs must block the sites immediately via DNS and IP address blocking, backed up with Deep Packet Inspection.
Mar 16, 2012, 4:40 PMIn context
Mike Masnick / Techdirt:
Chris Dodd: The Internet Developed Because Of Strict Copyright Enforcement   —  It's really quite amazing just how badly Chris Dodd still doesn't seem to get what happened in the SOPA/PIPA fight.  Every time he opens his mouth to “explain” what happened, he just looks less and less and less aware of what actually happened.
Mar 8, 2012, 4:20 AMIn context
Ben Popper / VentureBeat:
Rep. Darrell Issa opens up secretive intellectual property “treaty”, ACTA, to the public   —  While Americans were busy fighting the SOPA and PIPA bills at home, nations around the globe, including the United States, were signing on to ACTA, the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement …
Mar 6, 2012, 1:00 PMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
Anonymous, Decentralized and Uncensored File-Sharing is Booming   —  The avalanche of negative file-sharing news over the past weeks hasn't gone unnoticed to users and site operators.  —  From SOPA to Megaupload, there is a growing uncertainly about the future of sharing.
Mar 4, 2012, 6:40 AMIn context

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