Category Archives: riaa

My first copyright violation notice.

After years, and I am talking probably close to 17 years on the “downloadable content of some form or another Internet”, I was just today sent a copyright violation notice. The source of the e-mail shall remain un-named of course, … Continue reading

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Apple, the E.U. and Biz as usual.

The E.U. is having problems with Apple’s music business practices again. This time it’s about the pricing of identical content across Europe and the varied availability of content by country. It seems they care about consumers and preserving the consumer’s … Continue reading

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RIAA Hates America

Two stories really stood out for me today. At first they may not seem related, but upon further examination they are indeed. The RIAA Came to ASU Today [Anthony Garone] US no longer technology king [bbc news] The RIAA is … Continue reading

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