"If you're running Amazon S3 or Dropbox, do you now suddenly change how you do business, just to avoid the possibility of being accused of racketeering and criminal copyright infringement? That's worrisome. "
Even bigger issue is, Would you trust a cloud storage to be safe for your buissness, your family photos or whatever you use it for.
Lack of trust means lack of sales, lack of sales means end of service.
So yes, if all their claims pan out, there's still going to be a hit to the economy as cloud storage will be deemed more and more untrustworthy.
=) me too.
The point i was trying to make tho is that the Ghandi approach only works if you can pull off looking like a victim.
10+ Years of the media industry playing the bully has me not all that sympathetic to them getting beat on.
Or simply make any donations to a candidate go through the IRS and paid out anonymously to the candidate in random sums.
Sure, people can _claim_ they donated but how will the candidate know if there's no payment for the specific amount the IRS gives them ?