viernes, 13 de enero de 2012

Reddit Blackout Coming January 18th to Protest SOPA

The public outcry over the Stop Online Piracy Act and the Protect IP Act is not about to die down. Popular discussion board and social news site Reddit has just announced that it will be blacking out on January 18th from 8AM-8PM EST in protest of the likely passage of the legislation. In place of the user-generated madness that is Reddit, the site will host a simple message about how SOPA and PIPA would negatively affect sites like Reddit.

Reddit is estimated to get over 20 million unique visitors each month. If even a fraction of those users call up their members of Congress, it might actually make an impact. Do you support the blackout?�...

Via: http://www.maximumpc.com