Wednesday, August 26, 2009
Take 3 strikes into the shower?
"The creative industries are noisy and well organised, but they are minnows compared with our networking and computing industries. Government’s role is to strike a balance between the needs of rights holders on the one hand and society’s need for fast, efficient and lightly regulated networking on the other. That’s difficult to do and it will take time to work out, which is why Lord Carter set aside three years for the job. It’s not something that should be rushed on the basis of a dinner conversation in Corfu." —Prof John Naughton