The People Own Ideas ( Lawrence Lessig) and The Creators Own Ideas ( Richard A. Epstein) give the two respective sites of the copyright wars. From MIT Technology Review. (Thanks to Lori Watrous-deVersterre.)
Note: I may be adding a little commentary to this item in the next day or so. Epstein amazes me with his statement that “DRM is no more threatening to free culture than metered phone calls.” Even some DRM stalwarts might well take issue with that.
David Rothman is the founder and publisher of the TeleRead e-book site and cofounder of LibraryCity.org. He is also author of The Solomon Scandals novel and six tech-related books on topics ranging from the Internet to laptops. Passionate on digital divide issues, he is now pushing for the
creation of a national digital library endowment
Courtesy of the Kboards, a worrying item about struggling e-book sites and their ability to monetize engagement with Amazon - or not - has...
REVIEWS: E-Book & AUDIO BOOKS SELF PUBLISHING: TECH & BIZ TIPS
is now a static archival site, but we're very much alive at TeleRead.com . Big thanks to Nate Hoffelder of TeleRead.org , who teamed up on the preservation project with The-Digital-Reader.com .