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Hey Hollywood, Online Piracy Doesn't Hurt Your U.S. Box Office Returns [STUDY]

Hey Hollywood, Online Piracy Doesn't Hurt Your U.S. Box Office Returns [STUDY] | Stop SOPA | Scoop.it
Remember SOPA's backers claiming online piracy affected movie ticket sales? an academic study now online suggests that's nonsense.
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RIAA still raging against Google, Wikipedia for "misuse of power" in SOPA battle

RIAA still raging against Google, Wikipedia for "misuse of power" in SOPA battle | Stop SOPA | Scoop.it
The RIAA continues to rant about how unfair the backlash against SOPA all was—and how Google abused the public trust. It's hand-waving demagoguery at its worst, and it doesn't hold up to scrutiny.
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SOPA and PIPA prompt Reddit, Mozilla, and 73 others to ask Congress to halt work on intellectual property laws

SOPA and PIPA prompt Reddit, Mozilla, and 73 others to ask Congress to halt work on intellectual property laws | Stop SOPA | Scoop.it
A coalition of 75 groups including Reddit, Mozilla, the Electronic Frontier Foundation, Public Knowledge, Open Congress, and Human Rights Watch, have sent an open letter to Congress asking it to put...
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These Sites Should Be Shut Down By SOPA (Or A Bill Like It)

These Sites Should Be Shut Down By SOPA (Or A Bill Like It) | Stop SOPA | Scoop.it
A few bad apples spoil the whole bunch....
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Even The EU Internet Czar Is Tweeting Against SOPA

Even The EU Internet Czar Is Tweeting Against SOPA | Stop SOPA | Scoop.it
Unusually open comment from the EU....
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The Inventor Of The World Wide Web Says SOPA Violates Human Rights

The Inventor Of The World Wide Web Says SOPA Violates Human Rights | Stop SOPA | Scoop.it
Tim Berners-Lee speaks out....
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White House Petitioned to Investigate MPAA Bribery | TorrentFreak

White House Petitioned to Investigate MPAA Bribery | TorrentFreak | Stop SOPA | Scoop.it
The public has started a petition asking the White House to investigate comments made by MPAA CEO Chris Dodd a few days ago on Fox News.
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If The Tech Industry Had Its Way, Hollywood Would Be Zynga - TechCrunch

If The Tech Industry Had Its Way, Hollywood Would Be Zynga - TechCrunch | Stop SOPA | Scoop.it
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Killing Hollywood Will Require Learning Hollywood’s Game

Killing Hollywood Will Require Learning Hollywood’s Game | Stop SOPA | Scoop.it
Looking around the Web today, there's been a mixture of we-killed-SOPA high-fiving and crestfallen realism that the bill isn't really dead. As long as there are movie studios and lobbyists, it'll j...
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A VC: A Post PIPA Post

A VC: A Post PIPA Post | Stop SOPA | Scoop.it
On my way from a breakfast meeting to the office yesterday I got a phone call on my cell phone with a 202 area code on it. I picked up the call and on the other end of the line...
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parislemon • Kill Hollywood, Not Movies

parislemon • Kill Hollywood, Not Movies | Stop SOPA | Scoop.it
Kill Hollywood, Not Movies The fallout from the failure of SOPA and PIPA is just as interesting as the main topics themselves. First, many on the web with loud voices are finally waking up to how...
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Germany Just Backed Away From Signing The Anti-Piracy ACTA Treaty

Germany Just Backed Away From Signing The Anti-Piracy ACTA Treaty | Stop SOPA | Scoop.it
Joining a bunch of other countries who think it goes to far.
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Who's Still Backing SOPA/PIPA... And Why? | Techdirt

With all the talk about SOPA/PIPA it's worth noting that neither bill is really dead yet, and either one could come back at any time -- though you'd hope that Senator Leahy and Rep. Smith realize that they'd be crazy to just bring the...
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Keen On… SOPA: Mob Rule or Direct Democracy? (TCTV) - TechCrunch

Keen On… SOPA: Mob Rule or Direct Democracy? (TCTV) - TechCrunch | Stop SOPA | Scoop.it
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The EU Is Ready To Sign Anti-Piracy ACTA Treaty

The EU Is Ready To Sign Anti-Piracy ACTA Treaty | Stop SOPA | Scoop.it
The European SOPA is sure gaining momentum.
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Hackers Seem To Have Broken Into The Twitter Account Of A Senator That Supported PIPA

Hackers Seem To Have Broken Into The Twitter Account Of A Senator That Supported PIPA | Stop SOPA | Scoop.it
"I really wanted Herman Cain to be President this year."...
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The Largest Online Protest In History Started Here

The Largest Online Protest In History Started Here | Stop SOPA | Scoop.it
Anti-SOPA messages dominated the Web yesterday. This group started the whole movement.
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MPAA Directly & Publicly Threatens Politicians Who Aren't Corrupt Enough To Stay Bought | Techdirt

MPAA Directly & Publicly Threatens Politicians Who Aren't Corrupt Enough To Stay Bought | Techdirt | Stop SOPA | Scoop.it
Reinforcing the fact that Chris Dodd really does not get what's happening, and showing just how disgustingly corrupt the MPAA relationship is with politicians, Chris Dodd went on Fox News to explicitly threaten politicians who accept MPAA campaign...
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If Congress wants jobs, it can't want SOPA

If Congress wants jobs, it can't want SOPA | Stop SOPA | Scoop.it
SOPA and PIPA supporters still have faith in their shelved bills, citing the jobs they'll save as making the bills worthy of salvage.
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Throwing Hollywood under the bus could pay dividends for GOP

Throwing Hollywood under the bus could pay dividends for GOP | Stop SOPA | Scoop.it
When the Internet went on strike, 16 GOP Senators came out against the PROTECT IP Act. We talk to two conservatives who argue the debate gives Republicans a golden opportunity to align themselves with the tech sector.
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Internet Blackout Aftermath – Is the Threat of SOPA/PIPA Over?

Internet Blackout Aftermath – Is the Threat of SOPA/PIPA Over? | Stop SOPA | Scoop.it
This past Wednesday was quite the eventful day.
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SOPA Debate Part II: Viacom & CDT Square Off Over “Due Process” - TechCrunch

SOPA Debate Part II: Viacom & CDT Square Off Over “Due Process” - TechCrunch | Stop SOPA | Scoop.it
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Two days ago, you guys stepped up once again to... | Tumblr Staff

Two days ago, you guys stepped up once again to... | Tumblr Staff | Stop SOPA | Scoop.it
Two days ago, you guys stepped up once again to show the world just how much we care about protecting the Internet. Together, we generated more than 140,000 calls to Senators, spent more than 4,200...
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