· Naughties
· · 2007
· · · February
· · · · 09 (2 entries)

Music and DRM · While I was tied up, Mr. Jobs stirred the intellectual-property busi­ness pot. Even af­ter three days of dis­cus­sion, there are things worth say­ing ...
Matsue, Shimane · What hap­pened was, I got an email from a Ja­panese col­league ask­ing if I could come to an all-day meet­ing at the Sun EBC with the Open Source Soft­ware So­ci­ety Shi­mane. I wrote back say­ing “Huh?” and he wrote back ex­plain­ing that Shi­mane is a pre­fec­ture in Ja­pan and that the del­e­ga­tion would in­clude Yuk­i­hi­ro Mat­sumo­to, al­so known as “Matz”, the de­sign­er of Ruby, who lives there, and that I’d been asked for. I wrote back say­ing “OK”, and now I want to go and vis­it Mat­sue, the cap­i­tal city of Shi­mane, an hour’s flight from Toky­o ...
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