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Jennifer Baker / PC World:
EU Digital Agenda Commissioner Admits ACTA Is Probably Dead   —  A European Commissioner for the first time said openly on Friday that the controversial Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) is more or less dead in the water.  —  “We are now likely to be in a world without SOPA …
May 7, 2012, 4:50 AMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / GigaOM:
Why is Silicon Valley silent on CISPA?   —  In January, America's major tech companies joined everyday internet users to break the back of a reviled law called SOPA.  Months later, Washington is brewing a new law that alarms many SOPA opponents — but this time the same companies have been quiet as church mice.
Apr 29, 2012, 6:45 AMIn context
Brendan Sasso / Hillicon Valley:
GOP chairman: Google ‘supportive’ of controversial cybersecurity bill CISPA   —  Google has been working behind the scenes with lawmakers in the House on a controversial cybersecurity bill, Rep. Mike Rogers (R-Mich.) told The Hill.  —  Rogers, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee …
Apr 18, 2012, 5:20 AMIn context
Thorin Klosowski / Lifehacker:
Why Microsoft and Facebook are Pro-CISPA but Anti-SOPA   —  Just months after the internet censorship bills SOPA and PIPA were taken off the floor, a new and similarly scrutinized bill, the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA) has been gaining momentum and support …
Apr 12, 2012, 1:55 AMIn context
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

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