Archive for November, 2007

links for 2007-11-29

Thursday, November 29th, 2007

Podcasting News on More YouTube Censorship Egyptian with video camera documents bad behavior by Egyptian government, posts to YouTube, YouTube removes from view. (tags: war humanrights censorship) Online library gives readers access to 1.5 million books Nocturnal P2P transmissions account for 95 percent of Internet traffic (tags: p2p copyright peer-to-peer filesharing file-sharing)

links for 2007-11-28

Wednesday, November 28th, 2007

Google’s RE Sustainability is one of those values that cuts across many domains… (tags: google)

links for 2007-11-27

Tuesday, November 27th, 2007

U. of Michigan Librarian’s New Blog Defends Institution’s Deal With Google – (tags: google) Television Industry: Brief History [Ad*Access] 10 Google Video Documentaries You Have To Watch |

links for 2007-11-24

Saturday, November 24th, 2007

Digital Preservation: Alliance set to tackle science’s new frontier: European Science Foundation (tags: oa archiving) The Secret Strategies Behind Many “Viral” Videos (tags: video propaganda) How television broke the minds of three generations and turned a Democracy into an empire. (tags: television culture corruption)

links for 2007-11-21

Wednesday, November 21st, 2007

Google Policy Fellowship Cool and generous, a counterweight to legacy telecom & media companies, yet also a push to increase corporate influence over policy…Lessig’s recent work on ‘independence’ seems relevant. (tags: google internet law policy) Corruption Lecture – alpha version (Lessig Blog) Good thinking by Larry Lessig on ‘independence.’ (tags: lessig corruption)

links for 2007-11-20

Tuesday, November 20th, 2007

Criticism of Cdn pro-P2P study was sponsored by recording industry – Boing Boing (tags: p2p pr propaganda)

links for 2007-11-19

Monday, November 19th, 2007

The War Will Be Televised | MetaFilter (tags: iraq archives video violence) Military Videos . net YouTube for Iraq war videos. (tags: violence iraq War videos Military) Digital Tampering in the Media, Politics and Law (tags: archives provenance)

links for 2007-11-17

Saturday, November 17th, 2007

FOX News porn The Sun’s page 3 comes to U.S. television. (tags: fox politics video)

links for 2007-11-16

Friday, November 16th, 2007

Article on human memory from National Geographic Magazine (tags: memory)

links for 2007-11-15

Thursday, November 15th, 2007

Good Terms – Improving Commercial-Noncommercial Partnerships for Mass Digitization Report Prepared by Intelligent Television for RLG Programs, OCLC Programs and Research (tags: digitization partnerships)

links for 2007-11-13

Tuesday, November 13th, 2007

The Living Room Candidate Presidential campaign commercials (via Peter Kaufman) (tags: elections commercials politics archives) The New Yorker Conference 2007: Online Only: The New Yorker Conference videos

links for 2007-11-12

Monday, November 12th, 2007

Understanding the Data Around Us: Gathering and Analyzing Usage Data – National Information Standards Organization (NISO) Nothing about privacy or ALA standards highlighted… (tags: usagelogs)

links for 2007-11-11

Sunday, November 11th, 2007

Which Came First? (Part Three): Can George, Lionel and Marmaduke Help Us Order the Fenton Photographs? – Errol Morris – Zoom – New York Times Blog Followup on the Crimean cannonballs photos. (tags: provenance) Mourning TV – New York Times Intel official: Expect less privacy …missing the point. (tags: privacy)

links for 2007-11-10

Saturday, November 10th, 2007

AMPAS: Archive before it’s too late (tags: archving atrisk) YouTube – H. P. Lovecraft 1933 WPA Newsreel Interview This fake interview with “HP Lovecraft” shows that provenance just isn’t baked into moving image archives. (tags: hoax prov)

links for 2007-11-09

Friday, November 9th, 2007

DAM conference in LA Nov 12-13 (tags: DAM) DLF Fall Forum 2007 Program Cybercrime: How online crooks are costing us billions of dollars Rick Wesson on threats to data (tags: security)

links for 2007-11-08

Thursday, November 8th, 2007

There You Go Again: Orwell Comes to America: Conference FairUse4WM – freeware DRM removal Windows software. Strip copy-protection from .WMV, .ASF, .WMA (Windows Media Player 9, 10, 11) Six Steps to Digital Copyright Sanity: Reforming a Pre-VCR Law for a YouTube World | Public Knowledge Gigi Sohn’s speech (tags: copyright) Dan Cohen’s Digital Humanities Blog [...]

links for 2007-11-06

Tuesday, November 6th, 2007

Main Articles: ‘Providing Access to European Television Heritage’, Ariadne Issue 53 Johan Oomen and Vassilis Tzouvaras provide an insight into the background and development of the Video Active Portal. (tags: archiving Videoactive) Experts say West can’t stop Web radicalization – Yahoo! News erway shifting gears – Google Search

links for 2007-11-05

Monday, November 5th, 2007

National Technical Information Service Videos Go Online… …thanks to Carl Malamud (tags: OA vi) On being in bed with Google | Au Courant (tags: google digitization partnerships)

links for 2007-11-02

Friday, November 2nd, 2007

Fair use advocates hit back with copyright principles of their own (tags: copyright)

Online Video and the Future of Broadcasting