Recording Industry Fail

Pirate Party membership surges following Pirate Bay verdict

The harder you grip, the more star systems will slip through your fingers. We need reform now.

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George Larson zei

Reforms a-comin'.

This seems to be acting as a catalyst for many. Protests, Pirate Bay record membership and pirated verdicts are, imo, feed for the elephant in the room.

Seems to me that, ever since kids were recording one audio cassette to another, music sharing has been common as air. I'm sure that we (here) agree about the importance of Open Source in combating defensive, fear-based models but the truth is, appreciator of FOSS or not, people are going to make copies of whatever they want. Technology is always going to favor the greater demand -- whether or not that is the intention.