If you tried to visit 40Tech today, you saw that we went dark from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST. We turned out the lights, shutting off the site, to join the online protest again SOPA and PIPA. For a look at SOPA and PIPA, check out this video.
Fortunately, several legislators have withdrawn their support for these bills. We must remain vigilant, however, as the media giants have spent millions to lobby Congress, and surely aren’t finished with their attempts to protect their outdated business models.