July 18th, 2013
Episode 315 of 424 episodes
News: Thom Yorke and Nigel Godrich remove their music from Spotify & Rdio in protest of their business models. Microsoft and the NSA. Electronic FrontierFoundation sue NSA under First Amendment. Massive decline in peer-to-peer downloads in Norway. GitHub change their procedures to simplify selection of the right open source licence. Guest: Tim Dow from Büro North visited to explore the parallels between way-finding in traditional architecture and landscapes, and information architecture, user experience and design. Events & Opportunities: Freeplay Independent Games Festival opens applications for the NowPlay Mentorship PAXAus on this weekend, 19-21 July. Open House Melbourneincludes two electricity substations, July 27-28. Presented by Vanessa Toholka, and Lachlan Simpson. http://profiles.google.com/byteintoit http://twitter.com/byteintoit http://friendfeed.com/byteintoit
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