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Lessig, Stallman on 'Open Source' DRM

When Sun trumpeted its 'open source DRM' last month, no one at first noticed an unusual name amongst the canned quotes. Lending his support to the rights enforcement technology was Free Software Foundation, Electronic Frontier Foundation board member, and Software Freedom Law Center director, Professor Lawrence Lessig. A name usually associated with the unrestricted exchange of digital media.
Andrew Orlowski, 15 Apr 2006

New Orleans woman runs for mayor of Disneyland

Kimberly Williamson Butler is running for mayor of New Orleans, but you wouldn't know it by looking at her web site.
Ashlee Vance, 15 Apr 2006

SanDisk digs in for Lexar bidding war - reports

SanDisk appears set to make Micron's acquisition of Lexar more difficult. A pair of reports circulating this week claim that SanDisk will make its own, uninvited bid for Lexar.
Ashlee Vance, 15 Apr 2006

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