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Cory Doctorow doesn't like the iPad because it is laden with DRM. In other news today: water is still wet. Joel Johnson and John Gruber already took apart one aspect of Cory's argument, the kid tinkering/creating with his new computer. I'm going to focus on another part of it: my mom. Last year m...

April 2nd 2010 at 10:00pm 0 Comments
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Those wacky kids over at Joystiq have managed to snag a couple of very interesting interviews with high-profile bloggers attending this years' BlizzCon, and both of them provide an interesting persperctive on the event. First up, the opinions of Cory Doctorow, blogger, journalist, and science-ficti...

August 7th 2007 at 6:43pm 0 Comments
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We all know that Cory Doctorow, of BoingBoing fame, hates DRM with the red hot passion of a thousand suns. Most people aren't fans of DRM, but view it as a necessary evil in a world where it is very easy for one person to copy and distribute your 'product' without one red cent going into your pocket...

February 23rd 2007 at 11:30am 0 Comments
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Cory Doctorow, well known for his work at BoingBoing and other projects, wrote an article titled Apple's Copy Protection Isn't Just Bad For Consumers, It's Bad For Business. If you've been following anything this guy's written, this isn't the first time he's spoken out about DRM in general, as well...

August 5th 2006 at 11:00pm 0 Comments
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Conrad Quilty-Harper, a writer for Mac site TUAW.com, has decided to continue using his Macintosh computer, countering the recent trend for high profile Ubuntu switchesFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECanterbury, Kent, United Kingdom (July 26th, 2006) - Conrad Quilty-Harper, a writer for the popular Macintosh b...

July 26th 2006 at 10:45am 0 Comments