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SOPA, PIPA Shelved Following Online Protests
2012-01-21 05:35:46

Following widespread protests and blackouts of multiple popular websites, Congress on Friday indefinitely postponed legislation intended to combat the online piracy of movies, music and other copyrighted content.

2012-01-18 19:20:00

Interact Marketing will be among the companies including Wikipedia and Google on January 18th publicly displaying protest of the proposed SOPA and PIPA acts on their website. New

Court Marshal Recommended For Wikileaks Informant Manning
2012-01-14 05:16:13

A U.S. military tribunal has recommended that Pfc. Bradley Manning face a court-martial for charges that he allegedly leaked classified information to Wikileaks.

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2011-12-30 07:20:41

Members of the hacking collective announced this week that they had breached the database of a military supply Web site earlier this month.

Courthouse on a Rainy Day
2011-12-05 10:06:57

Julian Assange today won the right to ask Britain’s Supreme Court to hear his case, prolonging his stay in Britain.

2011-12-02 18:40:00

On December 1st, WikiLeaks, a non-profit association of anonymous journalists defending the human rights, published an interactive map featuring countries that are spying on mobile users.

Assange Claims Existence of Global Mobile Device Spy Network
2011-12-02 09:22:02

A new project launched by Wikileaks will reveal evidence of a global surveillance network that allows governments to spy on their citizens through their smartphones and other mobile devices, website founder Julian Assange told reporters Thursday.

2011-11-29 14:00:00

Joining TeleMate.Net Software’s broad customer base—including over 18,000 deployments globally—a Georgia-based charter system will receive a free web filter and realize significant cost


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.