Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 19th Jan 2012 00:09 UTC
OSNews, Generic OSes ...and we're back. Like so many other sites on the web, OSNews joined the worldwide protest against the Stop Online Piracy Act and the PROTECT-IP Act, which threaten to end free speech, economic innovation, privacy, and the free exchange of information on the web. I don't wish to waste too many words on our participation, so consider this item as a sort of comment lightening rod to make sure that when the next story is posted, we can focus fully on its topic. Update: DC seems to be getting the message the internet sent today.
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Comment by MasterSplinter
by MasterSplinter on Thu 19th Jan 2012 14:22 UTC
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2012-01-05

I gave-in to the petition once I discovered both OSNews and Distrowatch we're blacked out.

It was a looooooooong day.

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