FW: [RRE]pointers

Stephen D. Williams sdw@lig.net
Fri, 05 Oct 2001 12:01:03 -0400


Dan Kohn wrote:
> 
> [* Rohit, I'd be interested in your opinion on the legal argument here.
> It seems to run against the logic of the Betamax case.  - dan *]

For which article??

sdw
Dan Kohn wrote:
> 
> [* Rohit, I'd be interested in your opinion on the legal argument here.
> It seems to run against the logic of the Betamax case.  - dan *]
> 
>                 - dan
> --
> Dan Kohn <mailto:dan@dankohn.com>
> <http://www.dankohn.com/>  <tel:+1-650-327-2600>
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: rre@lists.gseis.ucla.edu [mailto:rre@lists.gseis.ucla.edu] On
> Behalf Of Phil Agre
> Sent: Thursday, October 04, 2001 23:43
> To: Red Rock Eater News Service
> Subject: [RRE]pointers
> 
> Here are some more URL's about normal subjects that don't cause
> children to have nightmares.  Thanks to everyone who contributed.
> 
> RRE home page: <http://dlis.gseis.ucla.edu/people/pagre/rre.html>
> 
> politics
> 
> The Right and US Trade Law: Invalidating the 20th Century
> http://www.thenation.com/docPrint.mhtml?i=20011015&s=greider
> 
> the smear machine is getting ready for John Edwards
> http://www.washingtonmonthly.com/features/2001/0110.green.html
> 
> "John Dean talks about Richard Nixon's appointment of Chief Justice
> Rehnquist"
> http://www.salon.com/books/int/2001/10/02/dean/print.html
> 
> news from Planet Microsoft
> 
> Supreme Court to Take Up Microsoft Appeal on Friday
> http://www.computerworld.com/storyba/0,4125,NAV47_STO64408,00.html
> 
> interview with Microsoft's antitrust expert witness
> http://news.cnet.com/news/0-1014-201-6271161-0.html
> 
> Your Stolen Passport
> (including more Microsoft doubletalk about security)
> http://www.zdnet.com/filters/printerfriendly/0,6061,2814881-92,00.html
> 
> Ban Outlook -- Now
> http://techupdate.zdnet.com/techupdate/stories/main/0,14179,2814683,00.h
> tml
> 
> All Public Hospitals in Gothenburg Sweden Crippled by Nimda Microsoft
> Worm
> http://catless.ncl.ac.uk/Risks/21.67.html#subj13
> 
> 80,000 Microsoft Servers "Disappear"
> (incredible)
> http://www.vnunet.com/News/1125766
> 
> Microsoft Attempts to Allay Security Fears
> (pathetic)
> http://news.cnet.com/news/0-1003-200-7396207.html
> http://www.secadministrator.com/Articles/Index.cfm?ArticleID=22751
> 
> Microsoft Stands by IIS Despite Gartner Recommendation
> (pathetic)
> http://www4.cnn.com/2001/TECH/internet/09/27/msoft.supports.IIS.idg/
> 
> Mutiny Against Microsoft
> http://itmanagement.earthweb.com/cio/article/0,,11967_894871,00.html
> 
> civil liberties
> 
> Three Political Websites Downed After Government "Homeland Security"
> Threat
> http://slash.autonomedia.org/article.pl?sid=01/09/30/1859212
> 
> Activists and Companies Confront Face Recognition Software
> http://www.notbored.org/ciberpais2.html
> 
> Carnivore Substitute Keeps Feds Honest
> http://www.theregister.co.uk/content/6/21992.html
> 
> New FTC Head Wants "Pause" in Push for Privacy Laws
> http://www.computerworld.com/storyba/0,4125,NAV47_STO64453,00.html
> http://www.nytimes.com/2001/10/03/technology/03PRIV.html
> 
> Zero-Knowledge Shelves Anonymity Tool
> (that sort of thing probably can't work unless it is built in)
> http://news.cnet.com/news/0-1005-200-7412015.html
> 
> Seeking Sunlight for a Prisoner in the Chinese Gulag
> http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/commentary/la-000078572oct01.story
> 
> intellectual property
> 
> controversy over patent policy at the W3C
> http://davenet.userland.com/2001/09/30/patentsAndTheW3c
> http://www.openphd.net/W3C_Patent_Policy/
> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-patentpolicy-comment/2001Oct/
> 
> Internal Memos Outline RIAA's Offensive Against Peer-To-Peer Networks
> http://www.dotcomscoop.com/riaamemo.html
> http://www.dotcomscoop.com/riaa1003.html
> 
> wired university
> 
> Hampshire College Favors Noncommercial Web Software Open to All
> http://chronicle.com/free/2001/10/2001100301t.htm
> 
> Princeton Review Buys Online College-Admissions Service
> (important as "a sign of consolidation among dot-com college
> businesses")
> http://chronicle.com/free/2001/10/2001100401t.htm
> 
> Scholar Calls Governments to Take a Realistic View Toward Distance
> Education
> http://chronicle.com/free/2001/10/2001100301u.htm
> 
> Abilene Network Expands Beyond Research Universities
> http://chronicle.com/free/2001/10/2001100101t.htm
> 
> wireless
> 
> A Wireless Neighborhood Freenet
> http://www.byte.com/documents/s=1436/byt20010926s0003/1001_bar.html
> 
> US wireless industry's fight for more spectrum
> http://www.redherring.com/index.asp?layout=story&channel=10000001&doc_id
> =790020279
> 
> Impolite Cell Users, We Will Find You
> http://www.latimes.com/technology/la-000079241oct04.column
> 
> Motorola Creates Gas-Powered Cell Phones
> http://www.zdnet.com/zdnn/stories/news/0,4586,5097726,00.html
> 
> everything else
> 
> Digital Democracy and Civic Engagement, Washington, 15-17 November 2001
> http://www.ncl.org/ncg/index.htm
> 
> Electronic Voting at the Next ACT Legislative Assembly Election
> http://www.elections.act.gov.au/Elecvote.html
> http://www.elections.act.gov.au/media0104.html
> 
> UN Wire
> http://www.unwire.org/
> 
> Study of Science and Technology, York, UK, 31 July - 3 August 2002
> http://www.york.ac.uk/org/satsu/easst2002/
> 
> Vulnerability of Transportation Infrastructure Relying on GPS
> http://www.navcen.uscg.gov/gps/geninfo/pressrelease.htm
> 
> dot-com's blow up and people who bought inconsequential gadgets get
> hosed
> http://www.latimes.com/news/printedition/asection/la-000079101oct03.stor
> y
> 
> Postcard Purveyor to Sign Off
> (I used to live a couple of blocks from this shop)
> http://www.latimes.com/news/printedition/california/la-000078576oct01.st
> ory
> 
> American Field Guide
> ("over 1200 searchable video clips of American wilderness by PBS
> stations")
> http://www.pbs.org/americanfieldguide/
> 
> end
> 
> http://xent.com/mailman/listinfo/fork

> 
>                 - dan
> --
> Dan Kohn <mailto:dan@dankohn.com>
> <http://www.dankohn.com/>  <tel:+1-650-327-2600>
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: rre@lists.gseis.ucla.edu [mailto:rre@lists.gseis.ucla.edu] On
> Behalf Of Phil Agre
> Sent: Thursday, October 04, 2001 23:43
> To: Red Rock Eater News Service
> Subject: [RRE]pointers
> 
> Here are some more URL's about normal subjects that don't cause
> children to have nightmares.  Thanks to everyone who contributed.
> 
> RRE home page: <http://dlis.gseis.ucla.edu/people/pagre/rre.html>
> 
> politics
> 
> The Right and US Trade Law: Invalidating the 20th Century
> http://www.thenation.com/docPrint.mhtml?i=20011015&s=greider
> 
> the smear machine is getting ready for John Edwards
> http://www.washingtonmonthly.com/features/2001/0110.green.html
> 
> "John Dean talks about Richard Nixon's appointment of Chief Justice
> Rehnquist"
> http://www.salon.com/books/int/2001/10/02/dean/print.html
> 
> news from Planet Microsoft
> 
> Supreme Court to Take Up Microsoft Appeal on Friday
> http://www.computerworld.com/storyba/0,4125,NAV47_STO64408,00.html
> 
> interview with Microsoft's antitrust expert witness
> http://news.cnet.com/news/0-1014-201-6271161-0.html
> 
> Your Stolen Passport
> (including more Microsoft doubletalk about security)
> http://www.zdnet.com/filters/printerfriendly/0,6061,2814881-92,00.html
> 
> Ban Outlook -- Now
> http://techupdate.zdnet.com/techupdate/stories/main/0,14179,2814683,00.h
> tml
> 
> All Public Hospitals in Gothenburg Sweden Crippled by Nimda Microsoft
> Worm
> http://catless.ncl.ac.uk/Risks/21.67.html#subj13
> 
> 80,000 Microsoft Servers "Disappear"
> (incredible)
> http://www.vnunet.com/News/1125766
> 
> Microsoft Attempts to Allay Security Fears
> (pathetic)
> http://news.cnet.com/news/0-1003-200-7396207.html
> http://www.secadministrator.com/Articles/Index.cfm?ArticleID=22751
> 
> Microsoft Stands by IIS Despite Gartner Recommendation
> (pathetic)
> http://www4.cnn.com/2001/TECH/internet/09/27/msoft.supports.IIS.idg/
> 
> Mutiny Against Microsoft
> http://itmanagement.earthweb.com/cio/article/0,,11967_894871,00.html
> 
> civil liberties
> 
> Three Political Websites Downed After Government "Homeland Security"
> Threat
> http://slash.autonomedia.org/article.pl?sid=01/09/30/1859212
> 
> Activists and Companies Confront Face Recognition Software
> http://www.notbored.org/ciberpais2.html
> 
> Carnivore Substitute Keeps Feds Honest
> http://www.theregister.co.uk/content/6/21992.html
> 
> New FTC Head Wants "Pause" in Push for Privacy Laws
> http://www.computerworld.com/storyba/0,4125,NAV47_STO64453,00.html
> http://www.nytimes.com/2001/10/03/technology/03PRIV.html
> 
> Zero-Knowledge Shelves Anonymity Tool
> (that sort of thing probably can't work unless it is built in)
> http://news.cnet.com/news/0-1005-200-7412015.html
> 
> Seeking Sunlight for a Prisoner in the Chinese Gulag
> http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/commentary/la-000078572oct01.story
> 
> intellectual property
> 
> controversy over patent policy at the W3C
> http://davenet.userland.com/2001/09/30/patentsAndTheW3c
> http://www.openphd.net/W3C_Patent_Policy/
> http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-patentpolicy-comment/2001Oct/
> 
> Internal Memos Outline RIAA's Offensive Against Peer-To-Peer Networks
> http://www.dotcomscoop.com/riaamemo.html
> http://www.dotcomscoop.com/riaa1003.html
> 
> wired university
> 
> Hampshire College Favors Noncommercial Web Software Open to All
> http://chronicle.com/free/2001/10/2001100301t.htm
> 
> Princeton Review Buys Online College-Admissions Service
> (important as "a sign of consolidation among dot-com college
> businesses")
> http://chronicle.com/free/2001/10/2001100401t.htm
> 
> Scholar Calls Governments to Take a Realistic View Toward Distance
> Education
> http://chronicle.com/free/2001/10/2001100301u.htm
> 
> Abilene Network Expands Beyond Research Universities
> http://chronicle.com/free/2001/10/2001100101t.htm
> 
> wireless
> 
> A Wireless Neighborhood Freenet
> http://www.byte.com/documents/s=1436/byt20010926s0003/1001_bar.html
> 
> US wireless industry's fight for more spectrum
> http://www.redherring.com/index.asp?layout=story&channel=10000001&doc_id
> =790020279
> 
> Impolite Cell Users, We Will Find You
> http://www.latimes.com/technology/la-000079241oct04.column
> 
> Motorola Creates Gas-Powered Cell Phones
> http://www.zdnet.com/zdnn/stories/news/0,4586,5097726,00.html
> 
> everything else
> 
> Digital Democracy and Civic Engagement, Washington, 15-17 November 2001
> http://www.ncl.org/ncg/index.htm
> 
> Electronic Voting at the Next ACT Legislative Assembly Election
> http://www.elections.act.gov.au/Elecvote.html
> http://www.elections.act.gov.au/media0104.html
> 
> UN Wire
> http://www.unwire.org/
> 
> Study of Science and Technology, York, UK, 31 July - 3 August 2002
> http://www.york.ac.uk/org/satsu/easst2002/
> 
> Vulnerability of Transportation Infrastructure Relying on GPS
> http://www.navcen.uscg.gov/gps/geninfo/pressrelease.htm
> 
> dot-com's blow up and people who bought inconsequential gadgets get
> hosed
> http://www.latimes.com/news/printedition/asection/la-000079101oct03.stor
> y
> 
> Postcard Purveyor to Sign Off
> (I used to live a couple of blocks from this shop)
> http://www.latimes.com/news/printedition/california/la-000078576oct01.st
> ory
> 
> American Field Guide
> ("over 1200 searchable video clips of American wilderness by PBS
> stations")
> http://www.pbs.org/americanfieldguide/
> 
> end
> 
> http://xent.com/mailman/listinfo/fork

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