Wikipedia Blackout

Michael Gove And Other Jokes: This Week's Funniest Tweets

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 20.01.2012 | UK Comedy

Hello, good morning and welcome... to this week's round-up of the funniest tweets. And what a week it was! The week of Michael Gove's royal yacht,...

MPAA Criticises the SOPA Blackout Protests - Here's Why It Was Wrong to Do So

Ross Jones-Morris | Posted 19.03.2012 | UK Entertainment
Ross Jones-Morris

Yesterday, Wikipedia along with many, many other websites partook in the 'blackout' protests against new internet piracy guidelines and acts being discussed in the American House of Representatives and the Senate.

What Happened To Wikipedia In The Blackout?

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 20.03.2012 | UK Tech

Despite its SOPA protest blackout on 18 January 2012, Wikipedia was still one of the most visited websites in the UK during "the best online protest i...

2012 - The End of the Internet as We Know It?

Michelle Holmes | Posted 18.03.2012 | UK Tech
Michelle Holmes

If we're not vigilant, 1984 may just come to pass. The love affair between politics and the media continues.

'Once It's Gone Black...': Twitter's Funniest Wikipedia Blackout Jokes

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 18.01.2012 | UK Comedy

In case you hadn't noticed, Wikipedia's English-language site has gone dark today in protest at the US Stop Online Piracy Act. This has led not onl...

Melanie Hick

What Is SOPA And How Does The Blackout Work? VIDEO | Melanie Hick | Posted 18.01.2012 | UK Tech

You may have seen that Wikipedia and several other major websites are "blacked out" today in protest against the US Congress bill called SOPA. But...

Wikipedia Blackout Spreads To Major Sites

Melanie Hick | Posted 18.03.2012 | UK Tech

Wikipedia has shut down its English-language website in protest against anti-piracy legislation currently making its way through US Congress. More ...