On Friday the Rocky Mountain News closed shop for good. This was one of two major newspapers in the Denver area, and was a few days shy of its 150th birthday. This is a paper that was founded before the civil war, had tons of history, and a terrific reputation. What’s saddest is that hundreds… Continue reading Who mourns the media dinosaurs?
I read a lot of websites to keep up on all of my geek news, but luckily the web is filled with “internet celebrities” who have helped shape and inform my “internet worldview”. It’s interesting that as I was compiling this list I realized that everyone who’s on this list is either self employed, or… Continue reading All of my heroes are geeks
Canadian MPP Jim Prentice is about to introduce a new copyright protection law into the House of Commons. This law is said to be more restrictive than the US DMCA law which has allowed the recording industry to sue itself into obscurity, and has let the MPAA put blinders on and decide that they should… Continue reading Canadian Copyright Law…protect our corporate citizens!