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Reboot Groklaw.net: an Open Letter to PJ.

The NSA is scary.  I get it.  I have slightly less sympathy for you (a U.S. citizen) as I am not a U.S. citizen — which makes my situation all-the-more precarious, BUT:
GrokLaw is needed now, more than ever.  The war … Continue reading

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CRIA Caught Stealing the Cookie Jar: Nobody Surprised

I’m going to start with the headline of a post to Michael Geist’s blog this morning:  Canadian Recording Industry To Pay $45 Million To Settle Class Action Over Copyright Infringement. Go Read.  I’ll wait.

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Who’s Right? My Copyright Rant

Being a mathematician at heart, I tend to return to first principles to resolve an issue.  To talk about the modern mess that is copyright and/or intellectual property, we’re going to consider the purveyors of this mess: corporations.  Why is … Continue reading

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