Pinning down Pinterest’s Terms

Thursday, March 29th, 2012

A word, or two, of caution before joining Pinterest, the social networking platform-of-the-moment.

Social networking platform, Pinterest terms of service, copyright infringement, legal issues and ownership on Pinterest, copyright questions,

What is Pinterest?

Pinterest is a virtual pinboard, “Pinterest lets you organize and share all the beautiful things you find on the web.”


The Anti-Censorship Collective: Who Went Dark Today & Why

Wednesday, January 18th, 2012

Today, 18 january 2012, is a day that we’ll live in ignorance. Many Internet sites have begun 24- and 12-hour blackouts in protest of the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) in the House and the Protect Intellectual Property Act (PIPA) in the Senate.

Internet companies (including Google, Wikipedia, Firefox, WordPress, Reddit and Creative Commons, among others) are concerned that SOPA and PIPA, if passed, could be used to target legitimate sites where users share content.

internet censorship, copyright infringement, social media, content sharing, Internet blackout,