What happened to SOPA?

SOPA stands for Stop Online Piracy Act. This was an attempt from Congress to control the Internet. Here is what happened with SOPA, reliable Internet companies such as Google, Facebook, Twitter, Ebay, Bing, Yahoo, AOL and many others bombarded them. What these companies did was send in letters to Congress explaining the chaos that this would cause to the nation. Furthermore they explained how people would lose their jobs and businesses would lose a good amount of hard work and … [ Read More ]

Online Boycott – Dump Godaddy Day!

Godaddy has recently gone from the Mecca for domains and hosting to the dark side of the Internet.  “Dump Godaddy Day” was initially thought to be just some hot air from lobbyist, but it turns out to be a legitimate argument for First Amendment rights, which is Free Speech.  Godaddy has lost over 72,000 domains since announcing that they are in support of SOPA (Stop Online Piracy Act).
Opponents of the bill believe that it will give the United States government … [ Read More ]