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Lawrence Lessig on Copywrights

Lawrence Lessig was featured on NPR the together day during an interesting review of the basic rules that govern who owns what pieces of a public speech.  It is a good description of the copyright rules and regulations.  Here is a link to Comob.

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Read This, Jump Into Blog Fray

Read This, Jump Into Blog Fray More about Blogs. Looks like someone has invented the world’s first Political Blog engine. It’s called What’s Making Blog News, although not very descriptive, it’s the first site that lists the main stories making the rounds on political blogs. Unlike other meta sites like Blogdex or Daypop, What’s Making Blognews concentrates only on political ...

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Bloggers Assail Movable Type's New Pricing Scheme

Bloggers Assail Movable Type’s New Pricing Scheme Say it’s ain’t so. Looks like our own Moveable Type is turning on it’s community. Instead of having one of the world’s best free programs it’s now starting to charge people a hefty new fee. Will the blogging community take this? We will have to wait to find out.

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It's A Blog World After All

An article from Fast Company. Blogs were once the domain of angst-ridden teens and doomed presidential candidates. But the likes of Verizon, IBM, Microsoft, and Dr. Pepper are all climbing on the blogwagon. Turns out, Web logs are a nifty knowledge-management tool. And companies also see them as a promising medium for advertising (naturally). To me the big breakthrough about ...

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