Piracy is good

6 06 2006

Everybody knows and hears about piracy in new media, and media conservatives outright condemn it. If one takes a critical stance on this instead of falling into a simplistic mindset, however, then a lot of insight can be gained from free thinkers on this with surprising results.

There is a thought-provoking presentation from the Internet Archive titled Piracy Is Good? and Piratebyrån’s Rasmus Fleischer gave an insightful speech at the Reboot Conference in Denmark, formally titled “Gray Commons”, while Pirate Bay was still recovering from the May 31 police raid, which further delves into the implications that come with Digital Rights Management and Peer to Peer networks: Piratebyrån’s speech at Reboot.




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