Monthly Archives: April 2009

Jamie O’Neil: Mashing-Up McLuhan

McLuhan Remix: Prologue 1/3 from the Kurtweibers channel. McLuhan Remix: The Medium is the Mix 2/3 from the Kurtweibers channel. McLuhan Remix: Epilogue 3/3 from the Kurtweibers channel. See Jamie O’Neil’s The Medium Is the Mix website and his discussion … Continue reading

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Profit from Piracy, Don’t DRM It

Erica Naone writes inTechnology Review: Embracing Piracy 043009: At a recent panel at South by Southwest Interactive, a Web conference in Austin, TX, panelists suggested that the creators of online content need to use the wide distribution of pirated content, … Continue reading

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Check Out “The Learned Fangirl”

I had the pleasure of sharing an MiT6 session on Intellectual Property last Sunday with Keidra Chaney and Raizel Liebler, who presented a talk on The Intellectual Property of User-Generated Content. They publish a great blog called The Learned Fangirl, … Continue reading

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Publicly Funded Research for a Price

Marketplace: Publicly funded research for a price 042809: “Publicly funded research doesn’t seem so public when the public has to pay to read the results in a journal. A proposed law would help publishing companies preserve their business models, but … Continue reading

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POTUS Plants a Tree on Flickr

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama participate in tree plantings at the Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens in Washington on 4/21/09. [Official White House Photo by Pete Souza] See the White House photostream on Flickr. Who knew? Creative Commons explains … Continue reading

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