“Michael Deutsch [a little-known Florida resident] isn’t in it for the money. He’s just a self-described “C-SPAN junkie” who says he wants “a chance to look behind the curtain.” And he learned more than a decade ago that, as a man without the wealth to buy his way into intimate fundraisers, his best shot at getting close to the political stars that so fascinate him was to buy up political domain names early and leverage them later for some face time.”
Director Alex Winter’s documentary on file-sharing service Napster mines the gray area between the tech people and the record industry to put the latter’s decline in historical perspective.
Read: Fast Company
Downloaded, which is now playing in New York and Los Angeles and will see a VOD release on July 1.
“Poor handsome, successful millionaire Sean Parker. Not only is he doomed to forever be confused with Justin Timberlake’s obnoxiously bro-ish portrayal of him in The Social Network, but he’s also been forced to cancel his honeymoon following the deafening backlash caused by his fantasy forest wedding. Can’t a super rich guy catch a break around here?”
calamitykate220 replied your post Any suggestions on a Reader until Digg releases theirs?
Ive been using feedly, since it lets you move over your Google reader feeds. When does Digg release theirs?