Category Archives: Miscellany

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Fair Use of Copyrighted Materials on Blogs

There was a comment made during the Disney/Spocko’s Brain fuss a few weeks ago that really bothered me. Neil Simpkins, the lawyer for Spocko’s hosting provider 1&1, justified 1&1’s decision to pull the plug on Spocko’s blog based on the lack of case precedent concerning fair use of copyrighted material on blogs. “The [fair use] battle for […]...
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New Year’s Resolutions

1) Stop procrastinating. 2) Focus.  3) Lose weight. 4) Quit impulse buying domains. Number one is pretty obvious since it’s January 3rd and I’m just now writing my resolutions. Number two is going to take some effort because I’m always thinking of things that would be cool or fun to try, and I really think […]...
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Blog Tagged!

Brent Csutoras of WeirdAsiaNews.com blog-tagged me, so here goes my obligatory five things people might not know about me and then my five tags. 1) I took the SATs the summer before I started 7th grade. Yes, it was the real SAT and no, they didn’t modify the grading scale. There was a program that found […]...