FILE SHARING

The Co-Founder Of The Pirate Bay Has Been Arrested In Sweden

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Peter Sunde,The co-founder of file sharing site The Pirate Bay, has been arrested in Sweden.

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NPR Intern Ignites Internet Firestorm over Music. Again.

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<a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2012/06/tipjar.jpg"></a>Emily White is an intern at NPR <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/allsongs/2012/06/16/154863819/i-never-owned-any-music-to-begin-with">who recently wrote a blog post</a> admitting that she owns 11,000 songs but has only bought 15 CDs in her entire life.

COPYRIGHT

File Sharing Is No Longer Necessarily Stealing, According to The Government

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Most people probably barely noticed when Sergey Aleynikov was arrested for downloading Goldman Sachs' proprietary software and sentenced to eight years in jail.

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Porn Might Not Be Able To Be Copyrighted

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We've mentioned before about how porn producers <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/technology/2011/06/p2p-lawsuits-somehow-become-sleazier/">are engaged in legally sanctioned extortion</a> and <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/technology/2012/02/copyright-troll-freaks-out-over-the-eff/">freak out whenever they have to argue a case in court</a>.

FILE SHARING

Neil Gaiman on Piracy: “It’s people lending books.”

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Back in 2008, Harper Collins and Neil Gaiman put his book American Gods up for free browsing for a month, which Gaiman <a href="http://journal.neilgaiman.com/2008/03/more-on-free-and-suchlike.html">wrote about</a> on his website at the time to answer critics who said the promotion would hurt book sales.


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