Life under SOPA

| March 30, 2012

In summary: someone claimed copyright over one of my holiday snaps on Zazzle. I just found out the hard way that there is no way to contest a copyright claim with Zazzle, despite owning the original image. I was going to write a long rant, but frankly the above speaks for itself. Anyone supporting SOPA […]

A cultural difference

| March 2, 2012

There’s an interesting difference between the UK and US, regarding volunteer work. I’ve run into it before, but I’ve just encountered it again.The US company wants to know why our names aren’t all over the tools we built, since it would be great promotion and a boost to the CV. In the UK in certain […]