The US government has demanded designs for a 3D-printed gun be taken offline. Impossible.
The order to remove the template files for the plastic gun comes after they were downloaded more than 100,000 times. They were being hosted on MEGA.
The US State Department wrote to the gun’s designer, Defense Distributed, suggesting publishing them online may breach arms-control regulations.
Naturally, you can still download the .STL files from The Pirate Bay…or…you know, the dozens of websites which will suddenly make sure there are as much mirrors as possible.
via WordswithMeaning.org Disclosure Vault