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Google: Less Unhappy Days Are Here Again

How the Web Survived Michael Jackson’s Death

Does Google Need to Start Bulking Up Again?

Good News! Your Boss Is Too Busy to Blog and Twitter.

Scripps, Rainbow Join the Authentication Bandwagon

What Happens When Your Local Paper Goes Online-Only? It Loses Most of Its Staff.

Congress Readies an “Opt-In” Privacy Bill, and the Web Industry Cringes

Sold! Hollywood Blog Queen Nikki Finke Goes to…

How to Add Color to a Kindle: Pixel Qi’s Cheap Screens

Steve Brill’s Clear Card Gets Grounded

The Dark Side of YouTube Fame: “Tron Guy” Forced Into Fire Sale

Adding an Amazon or Apple Affiliate Link to Your Blog? The Feds Want to Know.

Could Movies, Books and Music Be Amazon’s Achilles’ Heel?

Google’s YouTube White House Privacy Policy: “Trust Us”

Video Faceoff! New iPhone vs. Old iPhone vs. Palm Pre.

Like Your Kindle Books Cheap? Don’t Get Too Used to It.

Want to Turn Your New iPhone 3G S Into a Modem? Be Ready to Pay Up.

Just How Much Search Share Does Twitter Really Have?

Who’s Watching Google Watch You? Web Publishers Face Congress Today.

An Indie Label Sounds Off: Why We Don’t Love Grooveshark

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Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work