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12.19.14
The MPAA is playing politics to help topple Google
12.19.14

The MPAA is playing politics to help topple Google

Google sees itself as an unbiased index of the web, saying that it only removes results when lawma...

By D. Cooper,   12.19.14
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06.27.14
How Aaron Swartz went from internet activist to martyr
06.27.14

How Aaron Swartz went from internet activist to martyr

In 2000 Aaron Swartz was just a terrifyingly smart 14 year-old. He was a faceless name on a mailin...

By T. O'Brien,   06.27.14
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01.02.13
Events 2012: SOPA
01.02.13

Events 2012: SOPA

The Stop Online Piracy Act, had it been successfully enacted, would have given US law enforcement a...

By J. Mallory,   01.02.13
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07.26.12
Internet Association to lobby Washington, may tout Amazon, Facebook, Google among its ranks
07.26.12

Internet Association to lobby Washington, may tout Amazon, Facebook, Google among its ranks

Political lobbying is often a mixed bag at best. Still, there's a cautious amount of optimism surr...

By J. Fingas,   07.26.12
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07.19.12
Internet Defense League forms with support of EFF and Mozilla, bills self as 'bat signal' of the web
07.19.12

Internet Defense League forms with support of EFF and Mozilla, bills self as 'bat signal' of the web

It looks like the Dark Knight Rises hysteria is affecting more than just spoiler-averse fans. Bill...

By S. Silbert,   07.19.12
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04.18.12
Sergey Brin clarifies Apple and Facebook critique, says statement was 'distorted'
04.18.12

Sergey Brin clarifies Apple and Facebook critique, says statement was 'distorted'

Sergey Brin wasn't too happy with how his critique of Apple and Facebook was represented in the me...

By T. O'Brien,   04.18.12
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04.16.12
Sergey Brin says the internet is under attack by governments, Apple and Facebook
04.16.12

Sergey Brin says the internet is under attack by governments, Apple and Facebook

One of the qualifications for scoring a CE-Oh no 'round here is actually being a CEO -- so Sergey...

By T. O'Brien,   04.16.12
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02.03.12
ESA spent over $1m last quarter, partially for SOPA/PIPA lobbying
02.03.12

ESA spent over $1m last quarter, partially for SOPA/PIPA lobbying

Between October 1 and December 31, 2011, when the Entertainment Software Association wasn't having...

By B. Gilbert,   02.03.12
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01.20.12
WRUP: Contact your [redacted] and tell them you oppose [redacted]
01.20.12

WRUP: Contact your [redacted] and tell them you oppose [redacted]

Every week, just at the start of the weekend, we catch up with the WoW Insider staff and ask them...

By F. Van Allen,   01.20.12
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