Tech Report: The Biggest Technology Stories Of 2012Apple's first full year without Steve Jobs, the Samsung-Apple court case, SOPA and Microsoft Windows 8 were some of the biggest tech stories of 2012 according to our tech analyst Larry Magid.
Tech Report: Internet Freedom Watchdog Group FormedAn 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.
Google's 4Q Lobbying Bill Triples To $3.76 MillionGoogle'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.
Tech Report: Congress Postpones Vote On Piracy BillsKCBS' Technology Analyst says Silicon Valley really flexed its muscle to influence Congress' postponing of voting on two controversial internet piracy bills.
Tech Report: Anonymous Retaliates For DOJ Shutdown Of File Sharing SiteKCBS' 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.
Tech Report: Online Protest Over Piracy Bills Has An EffectKCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid looks at the impact of online protests of SOPA and PIPA.
Tech Leaders Stage SF Rally Over Web Piracy BillsAs 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.
Wikipedia Goes Dark To Protest Internet Piracy Bill In CongressWikipedia and several other websites have gone dark Wednesday, in what backers are calling the largest Internet protest ever.
Tech Watch: Popular Websites Plan Day Of ProtestCNET Editor at Large Brian Cooley said that several websites are protesting the controversial Stop Online Piracy Act, which is still being discussed in the Senate.
Tech Report: Companies Lobby Against Copyright BillSome tech companies are fiercely lobbying against a bill that would hold them liable if users illegally post copyright-protected material to their sites.
Silicon Valley Execs Blast SOPA In Open LetterMany of Silicon Valley's most successful entrepreneurs and executives are warning of the dangers of the controversial Stop Online Piracy Act...