In the next week thousands of digital media entrepreneurs, executives, investors and geeks are descending on Austin for SXSW Interactive, what many refer to as “Spring Break for Geeks.” The event is a series of more than 5,000 panels, keynotes and parties that cover every topic you could possibly imagine. Here is a column I wrote [...]
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Rupert Murdoch accused the search giant of poaching content it doesn’t own and urging media outlets to fight back. “Should we be allowing Google to steal all our copyrights?” asked the News Corp. chief.