Friday, 26 March 2004

Too much information stores up problems - ZDNet UK Comment
As Zhubov once said, as the industrial revolution automated, the information revolution should 'informate', which, by and large, it has. Not bad for a 1981 prediction. Time, perhaps, to leverage the intellectual assembly line…?

Tuesday, 23 March 2004

Record Stores: We're Fine, Thanks (http://www.wired.com/news/avantgo/story/0,2278,62742-,00.html)
More evidence that the music biz has to change. It's inevitable that it will move from an advertising and hype-led industry back to a consumer-led industry. The only thing that can stop it is legislation: either to protect/defend the big studios directly, or to lock the music down tight everywhere - in reality probably as a consequence of some fundamental IPR legislation