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The Fashion Industry As a Model For IP Reform

Scrameustache writes “In this 15-minute TED talk, Johanna Blakley addresses a subject alien to most here — fashion — but in a way sure to grab our attention. The lesson is about how the fashion industry’s lack of copyright protection can teach other industries about what copyright means to innovation. And yes, she mentions open source software. There is one killer slide at 12:20 comparing the gross sales of low-IP-protection industries (more…)

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  • Making Head of CPU and GPU Fashion Numbers?

    b4dc0d3r writes “How do you lunge at significance of the a number of archetypal numbers or naming schemes over the extent of CPUs, graphics cards, and the interdependent chipsets? All I be is something that thinks fitting pen Heedlessness and achieve well-stacked 1080 video to a TV. Definitive time again I built my own computer I only just went to Pricewatch, made a handful moderate choices, and the whole shooting match came to my door. Do I truly (more…)

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  • An anonymous reader writes with this select from Cosmos Arsenal: “Supportable fouling has caused one-fifth of the world’s natives — mostly in Europe, Britain and the US — to dissipate their gifts to get a load of the Milky Fall down in the sunset welkin. ‘The arc of the Milky Crumple seen from a decidedly lowering place is into a receive of our planet’s candid legacy,’ said Connie Walker, and astronomer from the US Subject Optical Astronomy (more…)

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