I wish I knew more about corporate law (never thought I'd
be saying that!) so that I could better analyze
"snapster". On the surface, it seems brilliant. (read the article,
he explains it much better than I could.) The only possible hangup is
in corporate law. Are there any sort of restriction on where corporate
property must be stored? Probably not, so never mind. I just thought of
another hangup, though -- I believe that fair use allows the owner of the
media to make only 1 backup copy of the media, and Cringely's plan clearly
goes far beyond that. Interesting idea though, a highly-recommended read.
Posted just a bit later, but still during lunchtime [ /computers ]
about a generic blog. What can I say, I'm not a design guy. My
brother says he'll design a template for me if I want...
These are the sites that I read the most:
instapundit (like many, many
OK, OK, so I'm biased. Big deal.
Arts & Letters Daily
The best dang writing on the web, period. (At least it was, when I
set up this blog 4 years ago.)
(especially the Bleat)
Eject! Eject! Eject!
Worse Than Failure
Balkin (when I want to get mad)
Volokh & Co. (I like Phillipe the best) (where did he go, anyway?)
Some Harvard graduate who happens to be totally hilarious.
Other interesting political commentary
(and what happened to him, too?)
Best of the Web
(What the heck happened to him, anyway?)
Viva El Birdos
I used to read all the time, but rarely visit anymore
New York Press
Marvelous ways to waste an afternoon
Travels with Samantha (rated PG-13)
The Institute of
The Fabulous Ruins of
Insultingly Stupid Movie Physics
The Tolkien Sarcasm Page