Internet Blackout: 7,000 Sites Join Wikipedia

By | Tuesday January 17, 2012 @ 11:48pm PST

Internet Blackout
As many as 7,000 websites are participating today in protests of some form or another against the U.S. House Of Representatives’ Stop Online Piracy Act and the U.S. Senate’s companion Protect IP Act. Some are going dark. … Read More »

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Will Wikipedia Go Dark On Wednesday To Protest Anti-Piracy Bills?

By | Monday January 16, 2012 @ 11:32am PST

The online encyclopedia says it will, making it the most prominent participant to date in a planned Wednesday protest over a Hollywood-supported effort to fight online piracy. “We have no indication that SOPA [the House's Stop Online Piracy Act] is … Read More »

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Wikipedia Founder Considers Site Blackout To Protest Stop Online Piracy Act Advocated By Showbiz

By | Tuesday December 13, 2011 @ 12:07am PST

Wikipedia BlackoutWikipedia founder Jimmy Wales blogs that he is considering a blackout of pages on the popular site to protest the Stop Online Piracy Act. Wales has asked users and editors of Wikipedia to weigh in with their opinions … Read More »

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