After 244 years, the Encyclopaedia Britannica is going out of print. The book-form of Encyclopaedia Britannica has been in print since 1768. It will stop being available when the current stock runs out.
With 150 million registered users, 50 million hits daily and endorsements from music superstars, Megaupload was among the biggest file-sharing sites.
The shutdown of Wikipedia — one of the Internet’s most-visited websites — is not sitting well with some of its volunteer editors.
Wikipedia will black out its website on Wednesday to protest anti-piracy legislation under consideration in Congress.