CISPA Passed?!

I think we all remember the raising of awareness and protest against the cyber-oriented bills, SOPA and PIPA were going on or maybe even ACTA if you kept up with the news. If not then you probably remember not being able to rip-off your homework form Wikipedia earlier this year. This time CISPA, or the [...]

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Free Speech, Safety and the Web

The Internet is considered to be a place where the world comes together to communicate, share ideas, and to freely access all public information any time that they chose. This frontier quickly turned into a space resembling the wild west, motivating and inspiring to some, while dangerous and, ultimately, lawless for others. This vast global system of interconnected [...]

ACTA: SOPA’s Evil Twin

First it was the Pro-IP Act of 2008, and then it came back as PIPA before it transformed into the monstrous SOPA. After standing together and facing the beast, thought that they had silenced the beast, but just as they thought that they were safe the evil ACTA appeared to terrorize the masses. Gasp! That’s [...]

Why You Should Stop the Act That Wants to Stop the Internet

SOPA—no I’m not talking about the Mexican food dish, or a new brand of soap. I’m talking about the Stop Online Piracy Act, or the act also known as H.R. 3261, that has been buzzing around in the news and on popular websites lately. SOPA is actually a bill that was introduced in the U.S. [...]