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http://www.boingboing.net

Now here's the really scary part:

I'm not just talking about TVs and set-top boxes here. This stuff is targetted squarely at operating system vendors.

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Created by lozz 4 years 15 weeks ago
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DeadSuperHero

4 years 15 weeks 5 days 9 hours ago

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Downright Horrifying

That is all.

Thank god for GNU/Linux distributions that pay attention to freedom.

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lozz

4 years 15 weeks 4 days 20 hours ago

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and ironic

that terminal power over the Free Internet should be handed over to insignificant, ultra-scumbags like the RIAA and MPAA.

Instead of being objects of derision and contempt, these germs are being permitted to administer government policy.

Billy Gates flagged this, over a decade ago, when he started steering M$ in the direction of being largely an entertainment gimmick.

Now, we've got spooks like Steve Jobs making fancy closed-shop DVD players, like the iPad, and creatures like the RIAA and MPAA in charge of internet policy.

Pity, help us!

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DeadSuperHero

4 years 15 weeks 4 days 16 hours ago

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If it gets bad enough...

Perhaps we should consider moving to FreeNet or GNUNet or I2P, where corprorate censorship and control can't exist?