stories from April 3rd, 2012

Innovation

by Leigh Beadon


Filed Under:
anti-circumvention, c-11, dmca, iphone, jailbreak


Studies

by Michael Ho


Filed Under:
aviation, flight, fuel sources, planes


Copyright

by Mike Masnick


Filed Under:
data, hosting, infringement

Companies:
carpathia, megaupload, mpaa


Music Industry

by Mike Masnick


Filed Under:
royalties, termination rights, weird al

Companies:
sony music, youtube


Patents

by Mike Masnick


Filed Under:
counterclaim, patent war, stockpiling

Companies:
facebook, yahoo


Stupidity

by Leigh Beadon


Filed Under:
bohemian rhapsody, queen, takedown notice, youtube

Companies:
emi


Copyright

by Leigh Beadon


Filed Under:
books, copyright terms, paul heald, public domain

Companies:
amazon


Stupidity

by Mike Masnick


Filed Under:
bohemian rhapsody, drunk, queen, youtube

Companies:
emi


Predictions

by Mike Masnick


Filed Under:
chaos, control, fight, inevitability, internet


Privacy

by Mike Masnick


Filed Under:
4th amendment, jail, scotus, strip search


Free Speech

by Mike Masnick


Filed Under:
arizona, censorship, cyberbullying

Companies:
media coalition, mpaa, riaa


Failures

by Mike Masnick


Filed Under:
domains, gtld, new york city, nyc, tax


Too Much Free Time

by Mike Masnick


Filed Under:
bail, internet access, kim dotcom

Companies:
megaupload


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