Author: Jerry Brito

Oct 16,2005

Competing with piracy

Banning technologies through legislation is not the answer to piracy. Copying is here to stay, so companies must change their business models if they hope to cope.

May 30,2005

Save the orphans

Old bits of culture are the building blocks of new culture, but they're useless if they are locked up.

May 30,2005

Maverick Merchant

Film producer Ismail Merchant told UPI a couple of years ago that he was baffled as to why Hollywood made so many dreadful movies year after year. He wondered “Why...

Oct 25,2004

A republic, not a democracy?

It might be time to make peace with the end of the republican ideal and rethink the Electoral College.