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EMI Vice President comes out against SOPA and ACTA
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EMI Vice President comes out against SOPA and ACTA

Jan 25th 2012, 9:17 PM 4,582 Views 14 Comments

The VP of EMI’s Urban Promotions says that the best way to tackle piracy is not to introduce bills like ACTA or SOPA – but to simply provide better service.

Crisps, Elvis and Riverdance: 30 of our favourite 'Irish Facts without Wikipedia'
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Crisps, Elvis and Riverdance: 30 of our favourite 'Irish Facts without Wikipedia'

Jan 18th 2012, 6:29 PM 10,642 Views 18 Comments

The #irishfactsaboutwikipedia hashtag has been trending worldwide this afternoon. Here’s our country’s revised history.

Here's how to access Wikipedia during its 24-hour blackout
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Here's how to access Wikipedia during its 24-hour blackout

Jan 18th 2012, 9:52 AM 11,952 Views 46 Comments

How to get around its internet blackout, if you want…

Sites go offline in protest at US anti-piracy legislation
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Sites go offline in protest at US anti-piracy legislation

Jan 18th 2012, 7:46 AM 3,885 Views 36 Comments

Sites such as Wikipedia, Reddit and Boing Boing are taking part in an ‘internet blackout’ today.

Greens urge government to abandon plans for filesharing laws
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Greens urge government to abandon plans for filesharing laws

Jan 17th 2012, 3:45 PM 3,296 Views 35 Comments

The Green Party wants the government to abandon plans which would force ISPs to block access for illegal downloaders.

Wikipedia joins 'internet blackout' protest against SOPA
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Wikipedia joins 'internet blackout' protest against SOPA

Jan 17th 2012, 9:00 AM 3,416 Views 14 Comments

The future of the controversial bill SOPA looks uncertain after White House criticism, but the protest is going ahead.

Reddit, Boing Boing plan website blackout over SOPA - but what is it?
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Reddit, Boing Boing plan website blackout over SOPA - but what is it?

Jan 16th 2012, 1:25 PM 5,863 Views 12 Comments

A number of high-profile sites are ‘going dark’ this Wednesday over proposed anti-piracy legislation.