Tag Archives: Stop Online Piracy Act
- SOPA shelved by the White House until changes are made
January 16, 2012
Those who’ve been losing sleep and substantial nail length over the controversial SOPA bill as of late can now loosen up and breathe a sigh of relief. Well for the time being that is. The Stop Online Piracy Act, for those of you who’ve had your head up your ass,...
- Hillary Clinton praises internet freedom, but US doesn’t practice what it preaches
December 11, 2011
Reason.com’s Jacob Sullum had a lot of fun taking US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to the woodshed for her recent speech at the Freedom Online conference in the Netherlands. Clinton used her time at the podium to condemn foreign governments’ attempts to censor their citizens’ online speech and restricting...
- SOPA or The Myth of Lost Business
November 30, 2011
The US Congress is about to pass on the Stop Online Piracy Act, as series of regulations that would mean the end of the Internet, as we know it. The Act, also known as “America’s Firewall” would allow for American companies to blacklist and block websites just under the allegation...
- As Congress debates Stop Online Piracy Act, US seizes 131 domains
November 26, 2011
US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has seized over 130 domain names, and for a change, none of them are related to online gambling. On Friday, TorrentFreak.com revealed that most of the seized domains appear to be sites peddling counterfeit apparel associated with American sports teams, such as the National...
The year of the domain names continues
October 21, 2010
BetonSports.com domain sold to former Gary Kaplan associate
December 19, 2013
$1M Poker.org deal sets record for .org domain sale
February 18, 2010
Pornography not the main subject of .xxx suffix
August 4, 2011