Here’s a must read article from the Harvard Business Review.
It reiterates many of the things we’ve illustrated over the years on TorrentFreak, mainly that the abuse of copyright and repression of every technological advancement is actually killing innovation.
“Innovation has emerged as a key means by which the US can pull itself out of this lackluster economy. In the State of the Union, President Obama referred to China and India as new threats to America’s position as the world’s leading innovator. But the threats are not just external. One of the greatest threats to the US’s ability to innovate lies within: specifically, with the music and movie business. These Big Content businesses are attempting to protect themselves from change so aggressively that they risk damaging America’s position as a world leader in innovation.”