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Just so you all know, tomorrow is Talk Like A Pirate Day. All tomorrow's posts will be written in pirate-speak. Because I don't have enough things to keep me busy I now have to make things even more difficult.

Film Distribution

Pirates 2 can’t save overall movie business

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest may have been the biggest grossing movie of the year and briefly set off a wave of "the blockbuster still rules" articles, but as Chris Anderson says, it's not enough to save Hollywood as a whole. When you take Pirates tickets - not grosses but pure, unadulterated tickets [...]


LOTD 9/18/06

Microsoft Zune will not only not play songs from other sources - even if those sources, such as Napster are approved by Microsoft - but it will also strip away Creative Commons licenses and apply its own DRM to all the files you try to put on the device. The new site is way [...]