Linked by twitterfire on Tue 25th Oct 2011 21:15 UTC
Multimedia, AV ABC.net.au has published an article titled "The Case for Piracy". The writer shows how copyright has been hijacked by corporations and that publishers are their own worst enemies. "One of the main reasons we all have anti-piracy slogans embedded in our brains is because the music industry chose to try and protect its existing market and revenue streams at all costs and marginalise and vilify those who didn't want to conform to the harsh new rules being set."
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RE[3]: DRM = no copyright
by Moredhas on Wed 26th Oct 2011 04:36 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: DRM = no copyright"
Moredhas
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2008-04-10

I could personally consider the contract of copyright broken at the first extension after my purchase. I could buy something with the understanding it will be free and public culture in another ten years' time, and then BAM, there goes my life long dream of releasing a compilation album!

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