Post Tagged with: "bbc"

Why Did Ofcom Back Down Over DRM at The BBC?

Cory Doctorow's latest Guardian column looks at the BBC's bluff on whether HD content will be broadcast without DRM protections.

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February 10, 2010 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

BBC Film Critic on Movie Piracy

Techdirt points to a recent video from a BBC film critic who argues that movie piracy is an industry problem (screener leaks) rather than a consumer issue.

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April 30, 2009 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

BBC Column on ACTA

The BBC runs an updated version of one of my recent pieces on ACTA.

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April 23, 2009 Comments are Disabled Must Reads

How Spammers Cash In

The BBC reports on a fascinating study by California researchers into how spammers generate profits.

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November 10, 2008 1 comment Must Reads

Teamakers on Opening The CBC Archives

The Teamakers Blog has an interesting post on the challenges of making CBC archival content, arguing that the public broadcaster should start with an open API  to allow people to work with CBC data such as program listings.

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October 16, 2008 Comments are Disabled Must Reads