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What's not wrong with PIPA and SOPA

Here's one list purporting to be the "10 Major Companies Which Are Supporting SOPA/PIPA" – Philip...
Why SOPA and PIPA are bad for open source

The widespread internet blackout last week in protest at unbalanced legislation being rushed...
Crushed innovation: When patent lawyers switch to NPEs

When well-known, richly compensated patent lawyers switch from representing world-class tech...
Did the SOPA blackout work? (And was it really a blackout?)

Yesterday I posted screenshots of 127 websites that “blacked out” to protest the SOPA and PIPA...
The new MPL

Last week the Mozilla Foundation released version 2.0 of the Mozilla Public License . Immediately...
The No SOPA Chrome extension

The fight against the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) isn't over. It returns to the Senate table late...
The problem with patents

This week FrugalDad posted an infographic about how the patent system has reacted to the rapid pace...
Open*Law: 2011 in review

As we wrote in last year's year-in-review , patents are a big focus at the intersection of open...