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Electronic Musician, Drummer, Sound Designer and Technologist
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I’ve done a guest blog for CDbaby! Please have a read: http://diymusician.cdbaby.com/2011/10/dealing-with-band-politics-why-it-doesnt-have-to-be-so-complex/

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You wanna know why freedom of the Internet matters?  You know all those folks on Wall Street right now who aren’t getting media coverage? They’re making what’s going on known by using Social Media.  If we give corporations and the government full control over the Internet, we are in the same pool of hot water [...]

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“I don’t have to tell you things are bad, everybody knows things are bad. The dollar buys a nickel’s worth. Banks are going bust. Shopkeepers keep a gun under the counter. Punks are running wild in the streets and there’s nobody anywhere who seems to know what to do and there’s no end to it! [...]

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So, I just saw a really good point brought up by a user known as “Poco Yo” on Google +, with respect to being banned by Google+ for using a “fake” name. If someone uses Google checkout, then they must verify their identity using a credit card – Checkout does not use Paypal, last I checked, [...]

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So I’m starting to wonder; is there any large corporation who is not a giant sack of shit in the long run?  Because it seems to me that, despite whatever polish a company puts onto their business plan, as soon as the money starts flowing in, everything goes to shit. Google, a company that for [...]

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Dear Google, Let me explain the #nymwars in a way you’ll understand. If you continue your draconian real name policy, you WILL lose money. Plain and simple. If you really, really think that you’re going to create a growing social network in which everyone has their real name emblazoned on their Google profile, you might [...]

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Some moron recently said this in response to This Article: When are they going to give it up. Downloading music is not stealing because there isn’t anything to steal. There isn’t anything lost and most people, like me, wouldn’t even listen to music if it wasn’t available for free on the internet or youtube. (excuse me, [...]

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For those of you that don’t know, the Internet as a whole has been under attack for a long time by entities that believe that your usage of the Internet should be regulated to what websites you can visit, how often, and what you can download. Well, the FCC is doing all it can, now, [...]

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