Don’t Panic

Reading Time: 1 minute Netimperative reports that the BBC having an online version of the Hitchhikers Guide the Galaxy adventure game. The game originally appeared on computing dinosaurs such as the Sinclair Spectrum. The move is part of a season of Douglas Adams themed work, including a rerun of the original radio series and the dramatisation of the last … Read moreDon’t Panic

Watching your Karma

Reading Time: 1 minute What goes around comes around and all that, new MP3 pimping site with content from some 3,000 different artists launched. Not particularly easy to search from the quick scan I had of it and missing a lot of indie classics like AR Kane, but also had an unsigned section as well which is a nice … Read moreWatching your Karma

Music Industry Calls Halt to Giveaway CDs

Reading Time: 2 minutes In the UK, music is licenced to help marketing campaigns by giving away music with product. This tactic has been used the UK newspaper industry to great effect. Now according to Music Week, there are those within the industry that want to stop the practice, as they feel it undermines their fight against privacy and … Read moreMusic Industry Calls Halt to Giveaway CDs

Entertainment Cartels Fight TiVo Development Tooth and Nail

Reading Time: 4 minutes An article below from Sundays Washington Post by Rob Pegoraro illustrates why sports bodies and the movie industry should be locked up under RICO and the key thrown away. Original here. Maxium kudos to Dwayne Hendricks of the Interesting People mailing list for flagging this up. TiVo vs. the Broadcast Flag Wavers By Rob Pegoraro … Read moreEntertainment Cartels Fight TiVo Development Tooth and Nail