Internet on strike!


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Today several big websites went on strike. Don’t worry we won’t follow their example, document.write(“”); but we nevertheless want to bring your attention to the reasons of this protest. More details
after the jump:

Today, if you try to access Wikipedia you will get this blacked-out page (click to enlarge):

When governments try to legislate against piracy it is quite difficult to strike a just balance between an effective protection and cencorship. The American Congress and Senate are studying two bills (SOPA & PIPA) designed to fight copyright infringement on the internet. However, many of the companies involved with the internet feel that those bills might leave the door open for abuse in a way that will infringes free expression and hinder the opened nature of the internet. Here’s a few links for more detailed information and, if you feel you agree with Wikipedia and the like, please don’t hesite to protest:

35th Japan Academy Prize Nominees

After first being leaked on a “test” page of their website, the 35th Japan Academy Prize Nominees (the Japanese Academy Awards / Oscars) have been finally officially announced today. The list of the nominees can be found (in japanese) on the “Japan Academy Prize” website [ 第35回日本アカデミー賞 ] and an english version can also be found on the Asian Media Wiki website. More details after the jump:

Award winners are indicated in red.

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