stories from May 14th, 2012

Copyright

by Glyn Moody


Filed Under:
lydia pallas loren, orphan works


Free

by Mike Masnick


Filed Under:
collection society, cs3, europe

Companies:
ascap, bmi, creative commons, gema, sesac


Bleeding Edge

by Michael Ho


Filed Under:
altitude, parachute, skydiving, sound barrier, space, world record

Companies:
red bull


Innovation

by Glyn Moody


Filed Under:
education, edx, harvard, mit, open access


Business Models

by Mike Masnick


Filed Under:
crowdfunding, pebble

Companies:
kickstarter


Free

by Mike Masnick


Filed Under:
counting crows, drm, free


Politics

by Mike Masnick


Filed Under:
censorship, election, germany, pirate party


Copyright

by Mike Masnick


Filed Under:
bankruptcy, competition, innovation, michael robertson

Companies:
emi, mp3tunes


Movie Industry

by Mike Masnick


Filed Under:
censorship, drm, netherlands

Companies:
mpaa, netflix, the pirate bay


Surprises

by Mike Masnick


Filed Under:
dallas, david goodwin, protest, ron kirk, tpp, ustr


Failures

by Timothy Geigner


Filed Under:
baseball, cheating, mlb2k12, perfect game

Companies:
2k sports


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Friday

10:27 Daily Deal: White Hat Hacker Bundle (1)
09:27 David Bowie's Legacy On Copyright And The Future Of Music (13)
08:29 It's 2016 And The EU Is Just Now Getting Ready To Decide If Hyperlinking Is Legal (26)
06:23 TV Station Educates Public On Dangers Of Teen Sexting By Exposing 14-Year-Old's Name... And Penis (49)
03:21 Software Company Asks Users For Input On DRM; Goes Ahead And Institutes It Anyway Over Their Objections (37)

Thursday

23:23 Proposed Hungarian Law Would Allow Government To Suspend Key Human Rights Whenever There Is A 'Terror Threat Situation' (28)
17:00 DailyDirt: Harnessing A Lot Of Energy Ain't Easy (10)
15:31 Congress Might Actually Be Moving Forward On Fixing Outdated Email Privacy Law! (18)
14:00 NBC, Filthy Pirates, Sued Over Use Of Photographer's Work Without Permission (45)
12:41 Techdirt Reading List: Information Feudalism: Who Owns The Knowledge Economy? (1)
11:41 Russia Blocks Another Archive Site Because It Might Contain Old Pages About Drugs (7)
10:35 Ridiculous Copyright Fight Still Keeping The Only Video Of The First Super Bowl Locked Up (65)
10:30 Daily Deal: ZenMate VPN (0)
09:25 Napolitano Says She's Always Wanted To Talk About The Secret Surveillance She Hasn't Talked About Since Last August (25)
08:26 Key And Peele To Livestream 'Sports Commentary' During An 'Upcoming Sports Game' That They Can't Name (30)
06:25 ESPN Gets Nielsen To Revise Its Data To Suggest Cord Cutting's No Big Deal (26)
03:20 A Tiny Cell With An Omnipresent Guard, Visitors Just Twice A Day: TAFTA/TTIP's German Transparency Room (53)

Wednesday

23:23 The Wil Wheaton Effect Is Why Video Game Makers Should Embrace Let's Play Videos (26)
17:00 DailyDirt: Who Doesn't Like Cheap Oil? (17)
15:33 Countries Sign The TPP... Whatever Happened To The 'Debate' We Were Promised Before Signing? (61)
14:07 Take-Two Software Sued Over Copyright On NBA Players' Tattoos (34)
12:48 Comcast 'Only' Lost 36,000 Pay TV Subscribers Last Year, Prompting Renewed Cord Cutting Denial (18)
11:36 Former DHS Boss Puts University Of California Employees Under Secret Surveillance (38)
10:31 Publicity Rights For A Photobombing Horse? Owner Demands Cut Of Photo Prize (49)
10:29 Daily Deal: Python Programming Bootcamp (0)
09:33 Ares Rights Gets EFF Lawyer Suspended From Twitter For Posting Mild Criticism (22)
08:29 Utah Politician Looking To Tackle Doxing, DoS Attacks And Swatting With New Slate Of Cybercrime Amendments (16)
06:19 ISPs Are Trampling Net Neutrality While The FCC Sits Boxed In By Lawsuits, Upcoming Election (40)
03:20 Federal Judge Says The FBI Needs To Stop Playing Keepaway With Requested FOIA Processing Documents (23)

Tuesday

23:23 The Incredible Corporate Sovereignty Saga Involving Ecuador And Chevron Continues (32)
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