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4 Ways In Which Internet Piracy Can Be a Good Thing [Opinion]

Back in January, users of the Internet were faced with an interesting phenomenon - the SOPA/PIPA blackout. When American legislators introduced a bill that would give unprecedented power to the government over the Internet, consumers had no choice but to react. To be fair, the heart of the SOPA/PIPA bills were innocent. But let’s open up a can of worms and think about this for a minute.
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Wikipedia still accessible during SOPA blackout -- with a little effort

Technology : L.A. Times Tech Blog (3 years ago)

Wikipedia's pages can still be reached during the Internet blackout protest of the SOPA and PIPA online piracy bills. Read Post

SOPA and PIPA opponents warn the bills are not dead yet

Technology : L.A. Times Tech Blog (3 years ago)

A day after a widespread Internet blackout, key opponents of SOPA and PIPA warned Thursday that the controversial online piracy bills are not dead yet and called for lawmakers to slow down and start over. Read Post

SOPA and PIPA Face Uphill Battle Due to Public Outcry

Internet / SEO : Search Engine Journal (3 years ago)

Yesterday, there was a 24-hour Internet blackout and widespread protest of the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) before the House and the Protect IP Act (PIPA) before the Senate. The unprecedented protest of these two bills had the full... Read Post


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