This site is devoted to copyright and issues of 'intellectual property,' particularly the issue's analytical aspects. It also concerns itself with the gap between public perception and the true facts, and with the significant lag time between the coverage on more technical sites and the mainstream press. For site feed, see: http://grafodexia.blogspot.com/atom.xml To see the list of sites monitored to create this site, see: http://rpc.bloglines.com/blogroll?html=1&id=CopyrightJournal
Monday, October 23, 2006
Friday, October 20, 2006
Monday, October 16, 2006
"The RIAA has dropped its case against Chicagoan Paul Wilke, with the two parties moving to dismiss the case with prejudice in federal court late last week." Fight and win?
Virtual economies may be taxed. Also, Reuters is supposedly opening a virtual world news division, but that seems vaguely rumouresque to me.
"These deals allow people to create their own music videos to upload to YouTube using copyright sound recordings."
Friday, October 13, 2006
Geist thinks copyright is becoming a huge mainstream political issue. I don't think we're there yet, but perhaps Canada is different.
Wikipedia co-founder is starting a new project, more focused on experts.
Wednesday, October 11, 2006
Monday, October 09, 2006
Friday, October 06, 2006
Thursday, October 05, 2006
The amount of knowledge that can be acquired by dedicated laypersons these days is truly incredible. Certainly astronomy has had its fair share of amateur discoveries. And that's a major reason why Wikipedia works, particularly on the filtering end of things. I'm as tired of experts decrying popular opinion as worthless as I am of Wikipedians decrying expert opinion as worthless.