17th level Hacker

Cory Doctorow

Down at Etech right now, Cory says that the notes from his talk are going to be up online after the conf. He’s talking about how creating an alternative email system that cuts out the abuses would ruin a lot of the applications built on and around email. But there are other systems (like DVD) that work in the restricted way by default. “Entrepreneurial organisms” compared to parasites, it’s pretty funny.

Tags: ETech2005