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Racer Shaheendra Sarvesh (waffle_demon)
Race Number 497
Date Tue, 7 Feb 2017 14:44:07 +0000
Speed 51 WPM Try to beat?
Accuracy 88.0%
Rank 5th place (out of 5)
Opponents drk1 (2nd place) trighan1221 (1st place)

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Data is by definition easy to copy. And the Internet makes copies easy to distribute. So it is no wonder companies are afraid. But, as so often happens, fear has clouded their judgment. The government has responded with draconian laws to protect intellectual property. They probably mean well. But they may not realize that such laws will do more harm than good.
Hackers and Painters: Big Ideas from the Computer Age (book) by Paul Graham (see stats)