Ramblings of a Professional Computer Geek

January 4, 2010

How to Destroy the Book

Filed under: Open Source,Uncategorized — Padma @ 2:13 pm
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Okay, it’s not strictly about computers, but any geek who isn’t concerned about copyright doesn’t deserve the sobriquet of ‘geek’.

Back in November, Cory Doctorow (you don’t know Cory Doctorow? For shame) delivered a speech to librarians, authors, publishers, educators, and students as part of Canada’s National Reading Summit.The text of the speech has been reprinted by The Varsity, and can be found in a two part article here.

If you care about where copyright law is headed, I urge you to read this article.

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