Tag: mpaa

TED.com – Defend our freedom to share (or why SOPA is a bad idea)

Clay Shirky delivers a clear and cogent history and explanation of PIPA/SOPA, walking through through both the intent and what the ramifications of the bill and how it changes the entire legal system under which websites operate.

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Posted in Art, Copyright, Culture, Politics, Quick Posts, Social Media, Technology
Short Link: http://jty.me/zGaYTn

Ars Technica – “No lobbying,” says senator before taking movie biz lobby job

I won’t lobby, but I’ll take the top job of a lobbying firm.

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Posted in Politics, Quick Posts
Short Link: http://jty.me/e9IPW2

PCMag.com – RIAA Misfires, Grazes PCMag.com

Apparently blaming journalists is now how the music industry will fight its battles.

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Short Link: http://jty.me/gOtILP

Freedom From Software

Today on the This Week in Tech podcast (TWiT), one of their big topics that they discussed was DRM or Digital Rights Management as the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) and the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) refer

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Short Link: https://justinyost.com?p=36