Sound off: Digital Piracy

What’s happened to our old world of recorded music, floppy backups, and grainy VHS tapes?¬†

Historical perspective helps. It wasn’t so long ago that a “piracy” debate centered around whether we had the right to tape our record collection for personal use. Even after the “fair use doctrine” was promulgated, the record companies insisted on labeling their products with the warning: “reproduction without permission strictly prohibited.”
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