Sponsored Links

Sponsored Links

Page 1 of 5 123 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 43



  1. #1
    Forum Moderator PS3 News's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2005
    Posts
    27,861
    Sponsored Links

    Video: Anonymous Send Message to Sony Regarding SOPA Bill

    Sponsored Links
    Despite some members being arrested a few months back, Internet hacking group Anonymous have now sent Sony a message in the form of a video (below) regarding the [Register or Login to view links] (Stop Online Piracy Act) bill.

    This comes just a week after [Register or Login to view links] of a SOPA-style court order for India's ISPs to block some of the world's largest file-sharing sites including BitTorrent, Megaupload and more.

    Shortly following, GoDaddy announced their support for SOPA resulting in thousands of domain owners prompting to [Register or Login to view links] the registrar, including giant networks such as [Register or Login to view links] and [Register or Login to view links] which consists of over 1000 domains alone.

    To deal with the large volume of domain transfers, GoDaddy began [Register or Login to view links] (and in some cases delaying) them, which is against the ICANN rules.

    Finally, GoDaddy realized that SOPA is far too broad and not beneficial to tech-savvy sites due to the possibility of rampant abuse by corporations, and have [Register or Login to view links] their stance on supporting SOPA even going as far as [Register or Login to view links] to let them know of the change to prevent further losses.

    According to [Register or Login to view links], PSN and consumers will not be harmed by Anonymous #OpSony as they will be targeting executives only.

    Below is what Anonymous states to Sony regarding their support for SOPA, to quote:

    Hello, SONY.
    We are Anonymous.

    It has come to the attention of the Anonymous activist community that you have chosen to stand by the Stop Online Piracy Act. This act will halt online businesses and restrict access to many sites for many users. Supporting SOPA is like trying to throw an entire company from off a bridge.

    Your support to the act is a signed death warrant to SONY Company and Associates. Therefore, yet again, we have decided to destroy your network. We will dismantle your phantom from the Internet. Prepare to be extinguished. Justice will be swift, and it will be for the people, whether some like it or not. Sony, you have been warned.

    To those doubting our powers. We've infiltrated the servers of Bank of America, The United States Department of Defense, The United Nations, and Lockheed Martin. In one day.

    For their approval to SOPA, we have also declared that our fury be brought upon the following persons. Justin Bieber. Lady Gaga. Kim Kardashian. and Taylor Swift.

    Operation Blackout, engaged.
    Operation Mayhem, engaged.
    Operation LulzXmas, engaged.

    We are Anonymous.
    We are Legion.
    We do not forgive.
    We do not forget.
    Supporters of SOPA, you should've expected us.

    Update: Nintendo, Electronic Arts and Sony Electronics have all pulled their support for the SOPA bill that could encourage censorship online... a step in the right direction indeed!




    Video: Anonymous Send Message to Sony Regarding SOPA Bill

    More PlayStation 3 News...

  2. #2
    Senior Member oVERSoLDiER's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Posts
    1,623
    Sponsored Links
    Sponsored Links
    Very interesting article. Thanks for the hands up !
    Last edited by oVERSoLDiER; 12-29-2011 at 11:39 PM

  3. #3
    Senior Member HeyManHRU's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Posts
    3,021
    Sponsored Links
    Sponsored Links
    Quote Originally Posted by PS3 News View Post
    For their approval to SOPA, we have also declared that our fury be brought upon the following persons. Justin Bieber. Lady Gaga. Kim Kardashian. and Taylor Swift.
    Justin Bieber approves of SOPA? Why does he care, it's not like anyone downloads his songs anyways. Same applies to Kim Kardashian, it's not like someone is going to illegally download her wedding since it would take longer to download it than her marriage even lasted.

    Sony must understand that once they stop being greedy people will stop pirating games.

  4. #4
    Toucan Sam CJPC's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2005
    Posts
    2,174
    Simply put - not advocating going around to stop SOPA illegally, however use your wallet - it speaks. Call your congressmen and senators, jam their phones.

    I do support the possibly upcoming blackout days, would be something if youtube or facebook goes dark for a day, it would really get people thinking about SOPA, and why it must be stopped!

  5. #5
    Senior Member smokyyuwe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Posts
    113
    I don't like how they're targeting just Sony. Other companies are supporting it too, ya know. I wouldn't mind seeing them try to hit Microsoft, Sony AND Nintendo at the same time.

  6. #6
    Forum Moderator PS3 News's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2005
    Posts
    27,861

    Question

    Out of curiosity, is anyone here filtered from accessing megaupload.com like the picture below?

    Attached Thumbnails<br><br> Attached Thumbnails

    megablocked.jpg  

  7. #7
    Senior Member smokyyuwe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Posts
    113
    Not me, I can reach it just fine.

    -USA
    Last edited by smokyyuwe; 12-30-2011 at 12:34 AM Reason: Automerged Doublepost

  8. #8
    Member ChaoticTissue's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2006
    Posts
    34
    Ditto. No problems here. Yet.

  9. #9
    Senior Member cfwprophet's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Posts
    1,815
    Same here in europe austria



    I don't think that they only targeting sony. If the time hase come they will let go down all others too. Not only sony. But maybe it has something to do with the vita and all that stuff that is spread over the net the last days. Meaning the spying thingy and that they force you to update otherwise you cant use the system anymore.

    They steal our human rights and spit on it. We are not North Korea. We are not China. We are not the Irak.

    We are Anonymous.
    We are Legion.
    We do not forgive.
    We do not forget.
    You should've expected us.
    Attached Thumbnails<br><br> Attached Thumbnails

    1.jpg  

  10. #10
    Senior Member cfwprophet's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2008
    Posts
    1,815
    Look at that stupid crackhead and what he talking about.

    Also the part with geohot. We now know that geo get condemned and never can touch a sony device again.

    He talks about using his brain and the legal system and dont recognize that the big and mightys just use the legal system on a non legal way to control us.




 

Sponsored Links
Page 1 of 5 123 ... LastLast
Advertising - Affiliates - Contact Us - PS3 Downloads - Privacy Statement - Site Rules - Top - © 2014 PlayStation 3 News