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Tech Report: Internet Freedom Watchdog Group Formed

An activist group looking to maintain free-flowing information on the Internet and protect it from what it sees as bad legislation was launched on Thursday.

07/20/2012

Google

Google’s 4Q Lobbying Bill Triples To $3.76 Million

Google’s U.S. lobbying bill more than tripled to $3.76 million in the fourth quarter as the Internet search leader fought proposed changes to online piracy laws and sought to influence a wide range of other issues that could affect its fortunes.

01/23/2012

U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, DC (Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Tech Report: Congress Postpones Vote On Piracy Bills

KCBS’ Technology Analyst says Silicon Valley really flexed its muscle to influence Congress’ postponing of voting on two controversial internet piracy bills.

01/20/2012

Anonymous

Tech Report: Anonymous Retaliates For DOJ Shutdown Of File Sharing Site

KCBS’ Technology Analyst reports hacktivist group Anonymous is retaliating against the Department of Justice for their shutdown of megaupload.com, with some takedowns of their own.

01/20/2012

Wikipedia

Tech Report: Online Protest Over Piracy Bills Has An Effect

KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid looks at the impact of online protests of SOPA and PIPA.

01/19/2012

(CBS)

Tech Leaders Stage SF Rally Over Web Piracy Bills

As several prominent Internet companies held online protests Wednesday against anti-piracy legislation being considered by Congress, smaller San Francisco and Silicon Valley-based companies also held a live demonstration.

01/18/2012

Wikipedia

Wikipedia Goes Dark To Protest Internet Piracy Bill In Congress

Wikipedia and several other websites have gone dark Wednesday, in what backers are calling the largest Internet protest ever.

01/18/2012

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