Category Piracy

Ebooks: The Plunder of the Literate Pirate

Will ebooks face the same fate as the music industry? Harry Freedman doesn’t think so. In his article he raises some interesting points about how piracy of ebooks may actually help sell more of them. Similarly to the Rice and Duke university’s study I discussed in an earlier post, it seems that the idea of […]

Piracy and Impatience

This Comic from the popular blog “The Oatmeal” perfectly sums up how I feel about piracy in the online sphere. It is sometimes very difficult to access the content you want and from time to time one may turn to obtaining it in a less than favorable way. It also captures the frustration of a […]