Pirate Times article – ”Sarah Palin Sued for Copyright Infringement of 9/11 Photo”

I’m writing on Pirate Times about an interesting case: The American politician Sarah Palin and her political action committee has been sued for copyright infringement after publishing a famous 9/11 photograph. The story is reminiscent of the recent story in which the Swedish Pirate Party reported the Minister of IT for Läs mer

Ahlinders förvirrade bibbelbubbla

Biblioteksbladet har idag med en intervju med Svenska förläggarföreningens VD Kristina Ahlinder, där hon först försöker smutskasta Piratpartiet med guilt by association och sedan försöker argumentera mot e-böcker i biblioteken, med argument lika gamla som e-böcker. Det finns ingen kommersiell marknad idag och det måste förlagen få en chans att bygga. Läs mer

The Pirate Bay founders face prison and $7.2 million fines – are the pirates losing?

The Supreme Court of Sweden today announced that they have chosen to decline the appeal of the Pirate Bay founders who were convicted of assisting in copyright infringement in mid 2006. Brokep (Peter Sunde) will face 8 months of jail,TiAMO (Fredrik Neij) 10 months, and Carl Lundström 4 months. The total amount Läs mer