What's happing with wikipedia, PIPA and SOPA?

Answer PIPA and SOPA were bills from the U.S senate/congress that tried censoring the internet, and in turn, ruining it.The other day was the "Internet Blackout", where a bunch of websites (including Wiki... Read More »

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What is SOPA and PIPA Why does a Wikipedia talk about SOPA tell me about SOPA ?

SOPA and PIPA are proposed changes to US copyright laws that would allow a copyright owner to request the US government to take technical and economic steps against websites and their owners who ar... Read More »

Wikipedia blocked SOPA PIPA?

Wikipedia isn't blocked, they are voluntarily blacking out their website for 24 hours in protest. Lots of other sites are protesting as well like icanhascheezburger and The Oatmeal.SOPA stands for... Read More »

Why is Wikipedia being blocked by SOPA and PIPA?

What is sopa & pipa tryng to do for the reason google & wikipedia are on strike?

SOPA and PIPA are twin laws that will essentially take down any website that even links to copyrighted content. This could shut down American and International sites such as mediafire, soundcloud, ... Read More »