observations from a slightly mad german-american

Thursday, July 03, 2008

How do your rights rank?

YouTube has been ordered to hand over the viewing habits of *every* user. Video watched, user id, IP address from which you watched it, and more.

Interestingly, Viacom had demanded the source code for YouTube, but the court said that handing over Trade Secrest was unwarrented.

Nice to see where We the People's priorities are.


It's crap like this that makes me think that big media companies need to ... switch off.


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