Category Archives: DRM

Bibliotech: Mark Jeffrey speaks with Otis Chandler, Goodreads founder and CEO

My good friend Mark Jeffrey, the CTO of Mahalo and author of The Pocket and the Pendant, is hosting a new online video show about books and technology: Bibliotech. On the first episode, he speaks with Otis Chandler, the founder … Continue reading

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Wow. Check this out. I first spotted this here and here (although for some reason those posts don’t show up on Eliot’s main page, just in his feed). In any case, I just want to reiterate my thoughts on this. … Continue reading

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Sample The Web Podcast: Stealing Music

I whipped up a new podcast over the weekend all about subscribing to the RSS feed of this wonderful page in iTunes as if it were a podcast. Sample The Web Podcast: Stealing Music Subscribe to the Sample The Web … Continue reading

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C.K., why haven’t you been posting like crazy?

Well, title to this post, because I’ve been super duper busy. That has not changed, but I’m still waiting for the coffee to take effect this morning, so I thought I’d jump start my synapses by getting a little blogging … Continue reading

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Gallery of DRM-Related Antipixel Buttons and Badges

Which should I use? nootropic: Gallery of DRM-Related Antipixel Buttons and Badges. So many choices. I think maybe the anti-broadcast flag one.

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DRM article on Linux Journal

This is good: EOF – If You Don’t Believe in DRM, It Can’t Hurt You | Linux Journal: When I talk to working IT professionals, the trend is to open up information “behind the firewall” at a company-not lock it … Continue reading

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A Take on DRM

This is a rant, albeit an interesting one if you can get past all the expletives early on: I don’t want any of them controlling how I use the stuff I paid for. They have shown themselves to be bad … Continue reading

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