File Sharers Move Beyond Grokster

“Briefly buoyed by their Supreme Court victory on file sharing, Hollywood and the recording industry are on the verge of confronting more technically sophisticated opponents.

“At a computer security conference in Las Vegas on Thursday, an Irish software designer described a new version of a peer-to-peer file-sharing system that he says will make it easier to share digital information anonymously and make detection by corporations and governments far more difficult.”

John Markoff. New File-Sharing Techniques Are Likely to Test Court Decision. The New York Times. Aug. 1, 2005.

See also:

Richard Stallman. The Right to Read. February 1997.

(Editor’s Note: The Times allows free access to their stories on the Web for seven days before sending the stories to the paper’s fee-based Archive.)

Written by sesomedia

08/01/2005 at 08:41

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