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The Archive

These used to be on the front page, but now they’re here. See below for a search box, and scroll still further down to find a chronological list of all 558 posts I’ve written here.

Open Data and Elk Theory: You can’t manage what you can’t measure. Part one of the thousand-part series that is my day job.

Don’t Be Evil: Google changed its original motto a few years back, and now it strong-arms independent musicians. Coincidence? Probably! Zoë Keating’s story about YouTube.

The Reasonable Storm: In which our hero (almost) explains to a doctor what negligence means to a hospital.

Sharky Legal Ground: Grooveshark got into an awful lot of trouble for copyright infringement, but this has zero implications for other streaming music services. Here’s why.

Bueller, Bueller: Enumerating the many crimes of Ferris during his Day Off, as seen on TV.

Lights, Camera, Transaction!: Why a recent tax ruling is not an outright attack on documentary filmmakers.

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