The Internet wins as SOPA is halted in the House and PIPA is postponed indefinitely in the Senate
Following the internets temper tantrum, support for PIPA and SOPA have almost completely collapsed. Sen. Harry Reid issued a statement announcing he has postponed the vote on the Protect IP Act. Over in the House, Rep. Lamar Smith says the House Judiciary Committee will not move forward with the Stop Online Piracy Act until there is wider agreement on a solution.
This was possibly the best of what the internet has to offer on display as interests from all over the net came together to stop this madness. The fight is not won yet, but this battle definitely goes to us…. read more