Category Archives - Commentary

Last Updated September 20, 2012

The Future of Creative Commons: Examining defenses of the NC and ND clauses

September 19, 2012 - No Comments

There’s been a lot of geek hype about Mark Tilden’s robot toy that came out earlier this year. Wow Wee toys is trying to market Robosapien as hard as they can to make it the next Tickle-Me Elmo, but I think they’re really missing what could make the Robosapien the most important toy since Lego.

A response to the Harvard Crimson's "A Sensible Compromise"

December 23, 2010 - One Comment

“A Sensible Compromise,” an editorial published in the Harvard Crimson last week, described the actions of the MPAA

Demand better coverage of Net Neutrality

November 30, 2010 - No Comments

Numerous stakeholders, watchdogs, and industry analysts have already commented on yesterday’s public disagreement between Comcast and Level 3 Communications.

Good Morning to Happy Birthday for All

October 21, 2010 - 3 Comments

One of the English language’s most recognized and performed songs is Happy Birthday to You (HBTY), which likely first appeared

Next SFC conference: Feb 19-20, NYC! #sfcnyc

October 13, 2010 - No Comments

Mark your calendars! The next Students for Free Culture conference will be held on February 19-20, 2011, in New

Together we stand. Divided we fall.

October 5, 2010 - No Comments

I would like to start a discussion regarding something I’m myself guilty of. I feel there’s no communication between

Is there a responsible way to use Facebook?

September 13, 2010 - 4 Comments

Whether through ignorance or hubris, Facebook has angered many of its users over the last couple of years. No

Animation by Nina Paley Illustrates the Perils of EULAs and Wiretapping

July 11, 2010 - No Comments

People might remember Nina Paley Nina Paley from her Creative Commons-Licensed animated film Sita Sings the Blues. This particular

Announcing the SFC Board of Directors, 2010-2011

June 14, 2010 - One Comment

Students for Free Culture is proud to announce the inauguration its board of directors for the upcoming academic year.
It’s our pleasure

Announcing the SFC Faculty Advisory Board (Part 2)

June 3, 2010 - No Comments

We recently unveiled the first members of the Students for Free Culture Faculty Advisory Board: Larry Lessig, Mike Nelson, Ed