Megaupload gets taken down, seven arrested including founder Kim Dotcom, SOPA/PIPA formally shelved and EU countries sign ACTA despite protests.
The FBI has shut down MegaUploadcom with help of law enforcement agencies around the world. The bureau also indicted seven people involved with MegaUpload, including the company's founder Kim Schmitz. Four of the seven have been arr... Read Post
Not only were the authorities able to shut down Megaupload and arrest its founders without either SOPA or PIPA, but the facts of the case raise even more red flags about what the government would be able to do to similar services un... Read Post