Stephen Downes

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Some Like It Hot

Lawrence Lessig, Wired, Mar 05, 2004

The message in this article is that "every important sector of big media today - film, music, radio, and cable TV - was born of a kind of piracy. The consistent story is how each generation welcomes the pirates from the last." Until now, that is, as new regulations may stall the innovation that led to the creation of the music, film and television industries.

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