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White Cane Web Blackout shows banner ads can be creative

Banners don’t have to suck. A good example of how creativity can thrive within constraints comes from Serbia. In order to raise awareness about the local NGO dedicated to providing guide dogs for the blind, the creative team at  61 more words


Ten thousand Australians face web blackout....

Will your computer be affected?

Internet security expert Paul Ducklin explains what the threat is to your computers on Monday


In Piracy Bill Fight, New Economy Rises Against Old - NYTimes.com

When the powerful world of old media mobilized to win passage of an online antipiracy bill, it marshaled the reliable giants of K Street — the United States Chamber of Commerce, the Recording Industry Association of America and, of course, the motion picture lobby, with its new chairman, former Senator Christopher J. 22 more words


Special two-hour program on the ASK Show tonight

Special two-hour show tonight.

What took place behind closed doors when the House GOP met with Speaker Boehner for the first time since Christmas? We can give you a hint — the figurative fur flew all over the room. 203 more words

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Florida's Sen. Marco Rubio et al get the message

From The Hill:

Lawmakers begin to retreat from piracy bills in face of Web blackout

By Brendan Sasso – 01/18/12 10:20 AM ET

In an unprecedented display of political muscle, thousands of websites went dark on Wednesday to protest two Internet piracy bills, the House’s Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and the Senate’s Protect IP Act. 1,013 more words

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Sky Dancing Joins The Strike!

Sky Dancing supports the Blackout against SOPA/PIPA

It shows what can happen when corporations or the government can shut down any website.

Without court orders. 63 more words