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Dallas Redux…

For those old enough to remember the Dallas TV series and the year the writers could not figure out how to end the season so they just made a “dream” sequence washing away the meaning of the entire season and … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving in Europe…

Over the Thanksgiving holiday here in the States found internet service providers (ISPs) along with their users across the pond in Europe with reason to also give thanks. As the highest court in the European Union (EU) decided to overturn … Continue reading

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Let’s See Virgins, Gangs and a Lawyer in Virginia…

In Richmond, Virginia  you might find D. Wayne O’Bryan walking the streets with his dog, he might even be your neighbor, or that guy sitting next to you in church on Sunday morning.  However what you may not know is … Continue reading

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IP by Any Other Name is a Copyright…

An interesting quote from Californian Democratic Representative Zoe Lofgren caught my attention as she retorted to those who argue copyright laws must be further strengthened by saying: “I think if we were to do nothing on copyright law, we would … Continue reading

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The Beetles Forever Locked Up…

Well folks, while It took them three years of doing, and undoubtedly a ton of money the music industry has finally won its European battle to lock up in-copyright sound recordings for another 20 years. Hmmm what does this mean, … Continue reading

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Trade Marking Gone Too Far…

Seems as the world has gone corpora crazy by saying let’s Trademark every word in the English language so no one can use it or better yet, lets do it so we can start a secondary market for words much … Continue reading

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