August 2012

  • Know your rights: Fair Use

    Though it’s tempting to make a meta-joke and simply copy/paste the entire study here, here’s a pointer toward an excellent study from American University released recently on journalists and the concept of Fair Use. It makes three important points: Overall, journalists have very little idea what Fair Use really is. Somehow, thought, many journalists intuitively […]

  • Did Craiglist just leave the door open a crack?

    Ben Brooks has a great post that gets straight to the point about a business that, suddenly, is wide-open with possibilities again: Local classified ads. I can’t be the only one that thinks Craigslist is ripe for a disruption, because there is so much wrong with it that goes beyond the hideous and user hostile […]