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Tom, Will, Dave, and Jeremy pull themselves away from a busy morning of Peggle to bring you the latest tech news

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No BS Podcast #35: The Songs for Murphy Edition

Tom, Jeremy, Butters, and the much-sought-after Dave join forces to bring you this week's freestyle epic.

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The GPL Goes To Court

The first ever lawsuit alleging copyright infringement for a violation of the GPL was initiated today. Will courts enforce the GPL? Stay tuned.

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No BS Podcast #33—The $100 Rebate Edition

Will returns! Dave seeks a mate! Tech news and views! Exclamation points abound! All on this week's No BS podcast!

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Free as in Speech Week

The First Amendment makes a cameo appearance in both copyright and national security / surveillance law this week.

Copyright Infringement Goes Meta

Viacom sends a DMCA takedown to a YouTube user for pirating material Viacom had pirated from him first. Infringement is a two-way street.

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The Maximum PC staff celebrates the end of summer by bringing you more of the tech news you love—and then leaving work early.

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MPAA Looses The Hounds

The latest technology in the MPAA's war on movie pirates has a cold, wet nose.

RIAA Defendant Threatens the Empire

An RIAA defendant challenges the grounds on which the RIAA's P2P-lawsuit campaign is premised: does "making available" equal distributing?

Tivoization: A Creeping Menace? or Not A Big Deal, Really?

The latest version of the GPL waffles on the question of user modification of software in consumer products. But what should they have done?