SOPA/PIPA Placed on Hold in Congress

Anti-Piracy Legislation Placed on Hold in Congress

(Ping! Zine Web Hosting Magazine) – Has the end of the controversial anti-piracy bills known as SOPA and PIPA finally arrived? On Friday, Congressional leaders including U.S. Senate ... Continue Reading →
SOPA Blackouts Draw Congressional Responses

SOPA Blackouts Draw Congressional Responses

(Ping! Zine Web Hosting Magazine) – Just how successful were yesterday’s anti-SOPA/PIPA themed Internet blackouts? Well, they were strong enough to possibly sway the stances of ... Continue Reading →
Wikipedia Blackout Affirms Support for Free Internet

Wikipedia Blackout Affirms Support for Free Internet

(Ping! Zine Web Hosting Magazine) – Over the course of 24 hours on Wednesday, January 18, 2012, 162 million people experienced the Wikipedia blackout landing page — an unprecedented, ... Continue Reading →
Web Hosting Community Voices Concern on SOPA/PIPA

Web Hosting Community Voices Concern on SOPA/PIPA

(Ping! Zine Web Hosting Magazine) – Look around the Internet today and you’ll notice something big. Some of the web’s top sites are blacked out in protest of controversial ... Continue Reading →
English Wikipedia to go dark January 18 in opposition to SOPA/PIPA

English Wikipedia to go Dark January 18 in Opposition to SOPA/PIPA

(Ping! Zine Web Hosting Magazine) – On January 18, 2012, in an unprecedented decision, the Wikipedia community has chosen to blackout the English version of Wikipedia for 24 hours, ... Continue Reading →
SOPA Takes a Hit as Provision is Removed

SOPA Takes a Hit as Provisions Weakened

(Ping! Zine Web Hosting Magazine) – Legislation intended to fight piracy online took a hit on Friday after U.S. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Lamar Smith agreed to drop his support ... Continue Reading →
cPanel Provides Insight on SOPA & PIPA Opposition

cPanel Provides Insight on SOPA & PIPA Opposition

(Ping! Zine Web Hosting Magazine) – Legislation currently making its way through the U.S. Congress has caused considerable controversy regarding free speech rights on the internet. Bills ... Continue Reading →
275 Executives Sign Letter Opposing Protect IP Act

275 Executives Sign Letter Opposing Protect IP Act

(Ping! Zine Web Hosting Magazine) – The Save Hosting Coalition, a consortium of businesses in the web hosting and Internet infrastructure industries, today announced it has delivered ... Continue Reading →
Tech Group: SOPA Needs Changes

Tech Group: SOPA Requires Changes

(Ping! Zine Web Hosting Magazine) – In recent years, the issue of copyright violation has been at the forefront of internet problems. The U.S. Congress is currently weighing new legislation ... Continue Reading →

Proposed Protect IP Act Would Wipe Out Site Listings

(Ping! Zine Web Hosting Magazine) – New legislation, titled the Protect IP Act could mean the end for some websites as currently known. The legislation, backed by copyright holders, ... Continue Reading →