Archive for May 7th, 2009

EFF and PK Call For Greater ACTA Transparency

The EFF and Public Knowledge have again expressed their concern over the lack of U.S. transparency over ACTA.  The USTR released only 36 more pages (here and here), withholding over 1,000 other relevant documents.

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May 7, 2009 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

IFPI Links Canada – EU Free Trade Negotiations With Copyright Reform

On the day that Canada and the European Union officially announced talks to strike a comprehensive free trade agreement, the IFPI, the international arm of the RIAA and CRIA, used the opportunity to pressure Canada to engage in copyright reform.  In fact, in short commentary in European Voice, IFPI Executive […]

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May 7, 2009 3 comments News

C-61: A Speculative Documentary

Amit Kehar, Brian Tassilo, and Nick von Roretz, three Concordia communications students, have completed a speculative documentary that imagines a world in which Bill C-61 has become law.  The documentary is narrated by Cory Doctorow with commentary from me, Laura Murray, and Kirwan Cox.

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May 7, 2009 Comments are Disabled Stop CDMCA

C-61: A Speculative Documentary

Amit Kehar, Brian Tassilo, and Nick von Roretz, three Concordia communications students, have completed a speculative documentary that imagines a world in which Bill C-61 has become law.  The documentary is narrated by Cory Doctorow with commentary from me, Laura Murray, and Kirwan Cox.

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May 7, 2009 Comments are Disabled News

Torontoist Talks To Jesse Brown

Torontoist features an interesting interview with Jesse Brown, the creator of Search Engine, which announced this week that it is moving to TVO.

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May 7, 2009 Comments are Disabled Must Reads