Author’s rights debate gains momentum

A group of authors set up a page explaining the author’s (or at least some) view of the recent debate. In stilted speech they go ‘with concern and incomprehension we witness the public attacks against author’s rights. Author’s rights are a historical accomplishment  of civil freedom against feudal dependencies and it grants the material basis…

UK bans The Pirate Bay

Finally, following an UK court ruling earlier this week, The Pirate Bay is blocked to many UK based internet users. Virgin Media, a big UK ISP denies it’s clients access to the site now, other internet providers are expected to follow. The court decision ordered Britain’s ISPs on Monday to block access to the file…