Game Changer | Jan 20, 2012 | 19:27

Internet blackout against SOPA/Pipa a success

In the wake of the coordinated withdrawal of service by prominent internet companies including Wikipedia, U.S. lawmakers are backing away from two controversial proposed anti-piracy bills. Now, some say the black-out is a game-changer which demonstrates just how powerful and uncontainable the internet has become.

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Game Changer The Anthropocene & Edward Burtynsky - Part 2 Sep 7, 2011 | 25:11Web audio Pt 2
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Game Changer Quantum Computing Game Changer: David Deutsch Oct 14, 2011 | 24:20The physicist David Deutsch considered the father of quantum computing explains what a quantum computer is and what may happen if a big enough one is ever built.
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