Thursday, September 09, 2004

WHY, IT'S LIKE GOING INTO A SOFTWARE STORE AND JUST STEALING THE DISKS: This could be kind-of-awkward - it turns out that peer to peer experts Altnet are suing the RIAA for patent infringement, suggesting the Intellectual Property Police have themselves infringed IP rights by pinching their system for identifying files on a peer to peer network. Presumably the RIAA will try and argue that, without an advert with Britney Spears telling them it was wrong, how were they to know?

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