Month: April 2010

Cultures Of Scale

I call it "the cultural smog of the Internet". If you want just about any novel or album or film ever produced you can find it in a matter of seconds or hours. The focus of high culture that restricted culture to a canon, and the amnesia of mass culture that replaced bands and TV…
Posted in Aesthetics

Upcoming Free Culture Movies

Sintel, the third Blender movie - http://durian.blender.org/Tube, an update of the Gilgamesh legend (also Blender) - http://tube.freefac.org/Morevna, anime made with Synfig and Blender - http://morevnaproject.org/
Posted in Free Culture

Notes Towards Free Culture

Fair Use Gets a Fair Shake in Second Life Why I won't buy an iPad (and think you shouldn't, either) - Cory Doctorow Enforcement of the GNU GPL in Germany and Europe Wall wart / plug servers - A UK-based seller of devices fitting Eben Moglen's "wall wart" internet server description A landmark decision of…
Posted in Free Culture, Free Software