A Year After SOPA: These Are the Next Five Battles For Internet Freedom

One year ago today, Internet users of all ages, races, and political stripes participated in the largest protest in Internet history, flooding Congress with millions of emails and phone calls to demand they drop the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA)-a dangerous bill that would have allowed corporations and the govenrment… » 1/19/13 5:00pm 1/19/13 5:00pm

Wikileaks May Get Immunity Thanks to Swedish Pirate Party

After offering help against US government pressure in July, the Swedish Pirate Party has signed an agreement with Wikileaks. After the deal, if the party wins a Swedish parliament seat in September, it'll be impossible to legally shut them down. » 8/18/10 9:10am 8/18/10 9:10am

Wiimotish Xbox 360 Gametrak Freedom Dated for October 15

If you are interested in some wrist and arm action with the Xbox 360, the $70 Gametrack Freedom Motion Controller will be available on October 15, bundled with Squeeballs. I don't like the sound of this. [EB Games via Kotaku] » 6/01/09 11:57am 6/01/09 11:57am

American Airlines Caves In to Religious Groups' Pressure, Filters…

I was hoping that American Airlines would stand up against religious groups' stupid demands » 10/09/08 4:20pm 10/09/08 4:20pm, keeping their in-flight online service completely un-filtered. After all, they had great arguments: filtering porn sites will jeopardize the access to legitimate web sites, hindering the usability of their airplane wireless…

In2Games Gametrak Freedom Motion Controller for PS3 and 360 Pics…

Purveyors of fine gaming peripherals » 9/16/08 9:30am 9/16/08 9:30am In2Games have let slip the first image of their planned Wii nunchuk-like controller that will allow for motion control on the PS3 and Xbox 360. They appear to be claiming control via "proprietary and cutting-edge patent-pending ultrasonic technology"-no mention of accelerometers or…