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Mr. Daisey and the Apple Factory

23/01/2012 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Mr. Daisey and the Apple Factory - finally listened to this stunning This American Life episode; it led to this response from Apple

Focus on the User

23/01/2012 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Focus on the User - hack by Twitter, Facebook and Myspace devs shows how Google sacrifices relevance for Google+ promotion  [via]

Plancast post-mortem

23/01/2012 @ 02:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Plancast post-mortem - sad to hear they're ending development, it showed potential

Jonathan Coulton on MegaUpload and the overblown threat of piracy

21/01/2012 @ 03:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Jonathan Coulton on MegaUpload and the overblown threat of piracy - essential reading, along with Tim O'Reilly's post from earlier this week

Anil Dash on the history and future of web protest

21/01/2012 @ 02:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Anil Dash on the history and future of web protest - related: Marco Arment on stopping the next SOPA

Congress puts SOPA/PIPA on hold, Rep. Lamar Smith finally caves

21/01/2012 @ 01:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Congress puts SOPA/PIPA on hold, Rep. Lamar Smith finally caves - nice work, Internet

State of the demoscene, 1991-2011

21/01/2012 @ 01:00 UTC

Andy Baio : State of the demoscene, 1991-2011 - a long decline since the mid-1990s  [via]

nelson : State of the demoscene: 1991 - 2011 - Great roundup of 20 years of creative computer hacking

Star Wars Uncut: Director's Cut

21/01/2012 @ 01:00 UTC

nelson : Star Wars Uncut: Director's Cut - 15 second fan-made snippets of Star Wars, cut to a full film

Andy Baio : Star Wars Uncut: The Director's Cut - the final edit of the amazing, crowdsourced Star Wars remake that won an Emmy

TorrentFreak on the legal files lost in the MegaUpload shutdown

21/01/2012 @ 01:00 UTC

Andy Baio : TorrentFreak on the legal files lost in the MegaUpload shutdown - I'm sure top men are working on returning those files  [via]

Supreme Court rules Congress can re-copyright public domain works

20/01/2012 @ 02:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Supreme Court rules Congress can re-copyright public domain works - noooooo

Twitter buys Summify, shuts it down

19/01/2012 @ 23:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Twitter buys Summify, shuts it down - until it's integrated into Twitter, try Percolate, which I use daily

Feds shut down MegaUpload in global operation

19/01/2012 @ 23:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Feds shut down MegaUpload in global operation - here's the indictment; Swizz Beatz was their secret CEO?!

Zapatou's mashup of 71 "Rolling in the Deep" YouTube covers

19/01/2012 @ 10:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Zapatou's mashup of 71 "Rolling in the Deep" YouTube covers - man, I wish Kutiman would do a Thru-You followup

@grammer_man, a Twitter bot that corrects misspellings

19/01/2012 @ 10:00 UTC

Andy Baio : @grammer_man, a Twitter bot that corrects misspellings - using word lists from Wikipedia; some great responses so far  [via]

Where does Congress stand on SOPA/PIPA?

19/01/2012 @ 03:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Where does Congress stand on SOPA/PIPA? - updated constantly; more Republicans now oppose it, but Democrats still support it 40-34

Republic, Lost

19/01/2012 @ 01:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Republic, Lost - essential Lessig lecture on "striking at the root" to fix government  [via]

Sal Khan's explanation of SOPA and PIPA

19/01/2012 @ 01:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Sal Khan's explanation of SOPA and PIPA - hands down, the fairest and clearest explanation of the goals and risks I've seen for the layperson

Amit Gupta found a bone marrow donor!

19/01/2012 @ 00:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Amit Gupta found a bone marrow donor! - and saved future lives, thanks to the international donor drives

PIPA supporters violating copyright

19/01/2012 @ 00:00 UTC

Andy Baio : PIPA supporters violating copyright - including cropping out credits

Clay Shirky's TED talk on defending our freedom to share

18/01/2012 @ 22:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Clay Shirky's TED talk on defending our freedom to share - or why SOPA is a bad idea

Why SOPA and PIPA Must Die

18/01/2012 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Why SOPA and PIPA Must Die - Today, you're going to hear a million solid reasons why SOPA and PIPA -- the two proposed bills sponsored by the entertainment industry to censor the web -- have to die. Wikipedia, Google, Reddit, craigslist, Metafilter, and many, many more have made thei

Why Larry Lessig isn't at the center of the SOPA fight

18/01/2012 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Why Larry Lessig isn't at the center of the SOPA fight - the root cause of SOPA/PIPA is the corrupting influence of money on Congress

Alexis Madrigal on the SOPA blackouts

18/01/2012 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Alexis Madrigal on the SOPA blackouts - "to solve this particular problem, Congress merely has to do what it does best: nothing"

The Day the LOLCats Died

18/01/2012 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : The Day the LOLCats Died - "our web means more that lawyers, lobbies, and lies"  [via]

FARK goes white to protest SOPA/PIPA

18/01/2012 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : FARK goes white to protest SOPA/PIPA - the video says it all

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