DRM and rights in a digital world

Published August 14, 2013 | 2 responses so far
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A couple of days ago I was listening to an older edition of Science Weekly, particularly a lecture by Cory Doctorow. I found the lecture to be a truly thought-provoking look at digitization of the world and its implications. Doctorow’s focus was on DRM (Digital Rights Management) in the narrow scope, but broadly dealt with
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Fishermen in the Information Marketplace

Published May 12, 2013 | One response so far
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Fishermen in the Information Marketplace Behavioral, Economic and Social Changes Associated with Introduction of Mobile Phones in Fishing Communities of Kerala, India By Marzieh Ghiasi (April 2012) Give a man a fish, and you will feed him for a day. Teach him how to fish and you will feed him for a lifetime. But give
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Drug-resistant Tuberculosis

Published March 25, 2013 | No responses yet
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http://www.mcgilldaily.com/2013/03/drug-resistant-tuberculosis/ Image source: Stop TB Parnetship Drug-resistant Tuberculosis Very much an issue, and it’s spreading like wildfire By Marzieh Ghiasi March 25, 2013 New strains of tuberculosis (TB) threaten efforts to eradicate one of the world’s deadliest diseases. An alarming study published in the March edition of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s
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