18 Jan '12, 12am

Wikipedia to shut down for 24 hours from 1pm S'pore time to protest SOPA & PIPA bills; Google also planning protest

Wikipedia to shut down for 24 hours from 1pm S'pore time to protest SOPA & PIPA bills; Google also planning protest

Wikipedia plans to go dark on Wednesday and Google and other websites are also planning protests to voice their concern over legislation in the US Congress intended to crack down on online piracy. -- PHOTO: AFP WASHINGTON (AFP) - Wikipedia went dark, Google blotted out its logo and other popular websites planned protests on Wednesday to voice concern over legislation in the US Congress intended to crack down on online piracy. Wikipedia shut down the English version of its online encyclopedia for 24 hours to protest the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) introduced in the House of Representatives and the Senate version, the Protect IP Act (PIPA). Google placed a black redaction box over the logo on its much-visited US home page to draw attention to the bills, while social news site reddit and the popular Cheezburger humour network planned to shut down later in the day. The draft...

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