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SOPA drama

The United States Congress is to begin debate on a controversial new bill that proposes dramatic changes to content copyright enforcement. The Stop Online Piracy Act, known as 'SOPA', calls for internet service providers to closely monitor all of the content that is transmitted across their network and to report suspected copyright infringements. Critics contend that this amounts to a new form of censorship while supporters argue it is the best way to protect the rights of copyright-holders.

By Eric Olander

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2015-04-24 space

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In this edition, we're celebrating 25 years of the Hubble Space Telescope. Thanks to Hubble, we know how old the universe is, and that it's expanding increasingly fast. We tell...

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2015-04-17 technology

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The EU accuses Google of abusing its dominance of internet searches to push its own products. In this edition we tell you what this antitrust probe implies for the tech giant. We...

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2015-04-10 technology

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In this edition, we tell you how hackers claiming to belong to the Islamic State organisation knocked out channels belonging to French broadcaster TV5Monde. We also talk about...

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2015-04-03 Medicine

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