There has of course always been Monty Python clips on YouTube, stuff ripped from old VHS tapes and uploaded by fans. But today, the lads launched their own Monty Python Channel with high quality material. On the front page, the lads has posted a special message to fans to explain their motivation.

Data Rentention Directive

A report (PDF) from Max-Planck-Instituts für ausländisches und internationales Strafrecht about data rentention was recently featured in Heise.de and the online edition of Der Spiegel. Below is a summary in English.

Linking policy

Better late than ever. I just came across the linking policy of Boing Boing (from 2004). Brilliant! As for this site, I still don't have a linking policy, but if I had, it would be the same as Boing Boing's.

NRK uses bittorrent

Norwegian Broadcasting Corportation (NRK) uses bittorrent as a means of distributing one of their most popular series on the Internet, free of DRM and any other restrictions.

Tøv om nettansvar

Å forstå hvem som har rett til å regulere ytringer på nett er ikke enkelt. Og når general­sekretæren i norsk redaktørforening kommer trekkende med lovpara­grafer som ikke eksisterer blir det neppe enklere.