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Wednesday, September 27, 2006

Copycat or fair game?


Wednesday, September 20, 2006

Not a terribly informative article, but I found it interesting that 'collaborative filtering' as a term is starting to enter the general consciousness.


Tuesday, September 19, 2006

MacArthur money for IP/Public Domain studies. Hopefully some good will come of it.

In other news, Warner is offering music through YouTube, and a court in Belgium has ruled that Google News can't excerpt articles from Belgian papers.


Tuesday, September 12, 2006

Yours and my favorite activist organization has a typically activist announcement out, but the issue seems pressing despite the rhetoric:


Friday, September 01, 2006

No comment. Note the backers in fine print at the bottom.

Distributed network of Senator-callers.

More on game money. As an aside, this morning I played my first real computer game in years, F.E.A.R. Man is that stuff scary.

RIAA being silly again.