Isohunt Collapsing: Everyone knows where the booze is

Americans are freedom loving people and nothing says freedom like getting away with it.Guy Forsyth, Long Long Time © 2005 Monkey King Music “Everyone knows where the booze is, Mr. Ness,” warned Officer Malone in David Mamet’s iconic screenplay, The Untouchables, as the federal officers were about to raid a Post Office transhipping point for […]

The same old whine…more bad advice for startups leads to Isohunt strikeout

Isohunt gets a helping of humble pie in the Central District: “Defendants’ technology is nothing more than old wine in a new bottle….Defendants third main argument ignores the unrebutted fact that millions of United States citizens have accessed Defendants’ websites, and a substantial proportion of the files made available to them through those websites contained […]

Welcome to the Blog Roll: The Cynical Musician

You should definitely be reading The Cynical Musician, a blog by a very smart guy who describes himself this way: “My name is Krzysztof Wiszniewski – just Faza to most people I know. I’m a musician and I’m cynical, hence the name of the blog. I am the lead guitarist of Viridian – a Polish […]

The Wailing of the Amici, the Agony of the Self Anointed

More about this later, but a quick note to point out a truly insightful editorial in The Hill regarding the wailing of the amici among the self-anointed “consumer advocates”: “Where do Public Knowledge and other consumer advocates get the hubris to insist Comcast has ‘every incentive’ to destroy such innovations, including those for which it […]