Logo

Interfaces on Trial 2.0 by Jonathan Band, Masanobu Katoh

Large book cover: Interfaces on Trial 2.0

Interfaces on Trial 2.0
by

Publisher: The MIT Press
ISBN/ASIN: 0262015005
ISBN-13: 9780262015004
Number of pages: 247

Description:
This book -- a follow-up to Band and Katoh's successful 1995 book Interfaces on Trial -- examines the debates surrounding the use of copyright law to prevent competition and interoperability in the global software industry in the last fifteen years.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(2.5MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Controlling Knowledge: Freedom of Information and Privacy Protection in a Networked WorldControlling Knowledge: Freedom of Information and Privacy Protection in a Networked World
by - AU Press
Who controls our access to information, and who decides what others have a right to know about us? Lorna Stefanick offers a user-friendly overview of the regulatory regime that currently governs freedom of information and the protection of privacy.
(5965 views)
Book cover: Against Intellectual MonopolyAgainst Intellectual Monopoly
by - Cambridge University Press
This book has broad coverage of both copyrights and patents and is designed for a general audience, focusing on simple examples. The authors conclude that the policy to follow is to eliminate the patents and copyright systems as they currently exist.
(3176 views)
Book cover: Free Software, Free SocietyFree Software, Free Society
by - Free Software Foundation
Essays on ethics, law, and computer software, written by Richard M. Stallman. The book includes The GNU Manifesto and new texts on copyright, patent law, and trusted computing. Stallman takes a critical look at common abuses of copyright law.
(11811 views)
Book cover: The Public Domain: Enclosing the Commons of the MindThe Public Domain: Enclosing the Commons of the Mind
by - Yale University Press
In this book the author describes the range wars of the information age - today's heated battles over intellectual property. He argues that every informed citizen needs to know at least something about intellectual property law.
(11876 views)