(entry last updated: 2002-11-21 09:14:33)
Well, the crush is over for the moment.
FatWallet is being told that price lists are copyrighted, and protected under the DMCA? Time to start commenting!
And Microsoft tells us to "beware the dark net"
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The Register reports that FatWallet, a site where people pass around price information, has been ordered to cease and desist in their copyright infringement under the DMCA. The LawMeme article points to other reports on Slashdot and elsewhere. The Boing Boing lnk – and there’s a New York Times article, too
The Register also has an article arguing that the RIAA is behind the recent split in the webcasting community over the current royalty structure.
Cory Doctorow points to the Microsoft "Dark Net" paper presented at the recent ACM digital rights management conference – a Palladium push wrapped up in a very striking discussion of content delivery in the digital age.