Music, movie, and software piracy is a market failure, not a legal one
This comes as no surprise. From Michael Geist, University of Ottawa Research Chair in Internet and E-commerce Law: Trademark and copyright holders frequently characterize piracy as a legal failure, arguing that tougher laws and increased enforcement are needed to stem infringing activity. But a new global study on piracy, backed by Canada’s International Development Research…
How eBooks and e-Readers Fall Far Short of Dead Trees
eBooks have been a great thing for me- I rarely think to carry a book along with me or have a bag for carrying one, but I always have a smartphone on me, plus an iPad at times. When I was in Spain in 2009, I read a novel on my iPhone that’s over 1000…
Deliver Me Seven on eMusic
In addition to Amazon MP3, our album is now available on eMusic. Check it out, and give us a review!Still on the way: iTunes Music Store Snocap (Myspace, etc.) As always, it is all DRM-free.
Just another nail in the coffin of the monster that is the modern music industry… Nine Inch Nails have made the surprise release of Ghosts I-IV, a 2-CD, 36-track release. Trent Reznor has the following to say: We’re very proud to present a new collection of instrumental music, Ghosts I-IV. Almost two hours of music…