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Information Doesn't Want to Be Free: Laws for the Internet Age

Information Doesn't Want to Be Free: Laws for the Internet Age - Amanda Palmer, Neil Gaiman, Cory Doctorow A quick and easy read that will get you thinking long and hard. What do we want our interconnected society to be? Should we let entertainment companies write our laws governing how computers and connections work? Is privacy a right for people or just for corporations? Short segments give good explanations and history of copyright, piracy, how computers have worked and work now, but the solution bits at the end weren't as fleshed out as I could wish. Guess I'll have to do the thinking.