Tag Archives: Germany

Male Copiers are from Mars. Female Copiers are also from Mars

Are you a teenage boy/downloading fiend worried about stereotypical portrayals of your media habits?  We can at least partly alleviate your concerns.  It’s not all teenage boys.  We find no significant gender differences in participation in copy culture (using our … Continue reading

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Unauthorized File Sharing: Is It Wrong?

We’re kicking off our Copy Culture in the US and Germany pre-release festivities with a fresh(ish) look at an old question: is unauthorized file sharing wrong?  Or more properly: do Americans think it’s wrong?

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Learning from LiMux

The LiMux project–Linux in Munich–is approaching the finish line.   LiMux was the largest municipal open-source adoption project in the world when it began in 2003, and was widely viewed as a test case for public-sector adoption. But the path proved … Continue reading

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