Copyright Defender Macrovision to Buy Gemstar-TV Guide

Macrovision, the guys who made all your VHS tapes go squirrelly when you tried to tether two decks and copy away, announced today it would buy Gemstar-TV Guide, programming guide maker and inventor of cutting-edge VCR Plus technology, for $2.8 billion. Why? you ask, as that familiar Big Brother sensation returns to… » 12/07/07 9:29am 12/07/07 9:29am

Dear Macrovision: A Response to Responses to Steve Jobs' "Thoughts on Music"

Dear Fred Amoroso (and assorted other CEOs, etc.), » 2/16/07 8:00pm 2/16/07 8:00pm

No, no no. That wasn't the point! He wasn't offering anything. The letter was a PR move. That was all. If you think this is excellent PR for yourself, you're wrong. It just makes you look like a jackass for not knowing how to read. Besides, if you were going to…