Megaupload Shutdown by Feds: Anonymous Retaliates Brutally

Updates can be found at the bottom of the story. Megaupload just can’t seem to catch a break these days – in fact it may not ever catch a break again.  The online storage company has fallen under the dark cloud of a federal indictment for its alleged long term history of “racketeering conspiracy, conspiring to commit copyright infringement, conspiring to commit money laundering,” and many other charges as outlined by the Department of Justice … Read more

SOPA Bill Slipping in Before New Year

UPDATE December 20, 2011 3:27 PM PST: SOPA Hearing postponed to a later unannounced date according to the official markup page.  This is huge!  Despite claims that SOPA will be tabled for the New Year, lawmakers on Capitol Hill have managed to push to resume SOPA hearings on Wednesday December 21. For those who are not in the know SOPA, or the Stop Online Piracy Act, is a bill that will effectively change the integrity … Read more