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The Banality of Fail

If a broadcast flag is not implemented and enforced by Summer 2003, Viacom’s CBS Television Network will not provide any programming in high definition for the 2003-2004 television season.

"Psychic" spoon-bender Uri Geller pwned by EFF

The outcome was predictable to anyone with an ice cream scoop worth of brain jelly slapped into their skull cavity, but professional psychic Uri Geller somehow didn’t see it coming: his company, Explorologist Ltd., had its spoon bent by the … Continue reading

EFF busts another lousy patent: NeoMedia's mobile phone barcodes

If not a fatality or flawless victory, the Electronic Frontier Foundation has at least scored another win for the good guys. The EFF’s Patent Busting Project — which hounds the worst those who use nebulously defined and idiotically granted patents … Continue reading