Killing SOPA and PIPA

Killing SOPA and PIPA: Did “the people” (or you?) really make a difference? A mere few weeks ago (mid-January 2012), we were told by the press that the online world witnessed the formidable power of internet protesting as two new anti-piracy bills were shut down before they were able to have serious debate by the United States… Read More

Online Music Piracy and the Efficiency of Internet Distribution

Online Music Piracy and the Efficiency of Internet Distribution In the really old days, it happened at flea markets and with shady street vendors. Then came the more recent old days, when it happened on Napster, Kazaa, LimeWire, BitTorrent, and even YouTube. But legislation across the world has been attacking online music piracy with a vengeance, with… Read More