The Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA)
The 'Stop Online Piracy Act' aims to choke the revenue streams of web sites that host copyright-breaching content. Publishers and other content owners have lobbied hard for these changes, but the likes of Google, Wikipedia and Rackspace feel it threatens internet freedom.
US refusing to budge on TPP issues 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 9, 2013 | Comment Now 
Singapore conclusion uncertain.
 
Cyber-spying law gets tech giant support 
By Juha Saarinen | Apr 15, 2013 | Comment Now 
After SOPA comes CISPA.
 
Cyber-spying law gets tech giant support 
By Juha Saarinen | Apr 15, 2013 | Comment Now 
After SOPA comes CISPA.
 
Anonymous targets Ireland over SOPA plans 
By Dan Raywood | Jan 26, 2012 | Comment Now 
Attacks direct media from scrutinising SOPA, critics say.
 
Ludlam warns against online rights complacency 
By Sam Gentle | Jan 20, 2012 | Comment Now 
Praises Australia's ISPs and engineers for taking up the fight.
 
Wikipedia's SOPA blackout seen by 162 million 
By Liam Tung | Jan 20, 2012 | Comment Now 
Australian web industry mixed on SOPA impact.
 
Pictures: How the internet went black for SOPA 
Jan 19, 2012 | Comment Now 
Major websites censored... or drop off the internet altogether.
 
Anonymous threatens Sony with anti-SOPA attack 
By Darren Pauli | Jan 19, 2012 | Comment Now 
Sony's homepage to be plastered with pirated music on Monday.
 
Anonymous to hack Sony on Monday 
By Darren Pauli | Jan 18, 2012 | Comment Now 
Sony's homepage to be plastered with pirated music in protest of SOPA.
 
Amendments planned for unpopular online piracy bill 
Jan 17, 2012 | Comment Now 
Sources expect DNS blocking to be cut from SOPA.
 
Customers abandon Go Daddy to protest SOPA support 
By Brett Winterford | Dec 30, 2011 | Comment Now 
Domain company reverses position.
 
Firefox add-on circumvents SOPA blocking 
By Stewart Mitchell | Dec 22, 2011 | Comment Now 
Technical work around to proposed anti-piracy bill.
 
Firefox add-on circumvents SOPA blocking 
By Stewart Mitchell | Dec 22, 2011 | Comment Now 
Technical work around to proposed anti-piracy bill.
 
Hollywood cashes in on SOPA sponsorship 
By John Hilvert | Dec 21, 2011 | Comment Now 
Entertainers outweigh software industry four to one on sponsor contributions.
 
Hollywood cashes in on SOPA sponsorship 
By John Hilvert | Dec 19, 2011 | Comment Now 
Entertainers outweigh software industry four to one on sponsor contributions.
 
Anti-piracy bill could kill DNSSEC  
 
Wikipedia mulls blackout to protest SOPA 
By Brett Winterford | Dec 13, 2011 | Comment Now 
'Strong public opposition' to online piracy bill.
 
Opposition intensifies to US anti-piracy laws  
By Liam Tung | Nov 17, 2011 | Comment Now 
Could apply to all dot.com, dot.net and dot.org.
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