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Cory Doctorow

Cory Efram Doctorow (/?k?ri ?d?kt?ro?/; born July 17, 1971) is a Canadian-British blogger, journalist, and science fiction author who serves as co-editor of the blog Boing Boing. He is an activist in favour of liberalising copyright laws and a proponent of the Creative Commons organization, using some of their licenses for his books. Some common themes of his work include digital rights management, file sharing, and post-scarcity economics.

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The other one I did was 'I, Robot.' I take apart Isaac Asimov's Robots world.

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Take it from someone who's read the Wikipedia entry: this is how the Ottoman Empire was won: madden ...

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Businesses are great structures for managing big projects. It's like trying to develop the ability t ...

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It's a story of little girls who are pressed into working in sweat shops in games, who spend all day ...

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... the Kindle is a "roach motel" device: its license terms and DRM ensure that books can check in, ...

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... I think that I was too self-centered to ever develop good skills as a peacemaker. In my younger ...

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Governments are instituted among men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed, t ...

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The fact is, almost everything you do is collaborative. Somewhere out there, someone else had a hand ...

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It's part of a cycle of stories I'm writing where I deconstruct classic science fiction.

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If this prinicpal thinks blogging isn't educational, he needs his head examined: he should be seekin ...

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I fireballed him as he was seeking out treasure after we wiped out a band of orcs, playing rock-pape ...

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The opposite of esprit d'escalier is the way that life's embarrassments come back to haunt us even a ...

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Universal access to human knowledge is in our grasp, for the first time in the history of the world. ...

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When you teach your students that it's "economically rational" to commit crimes where the fines for ...

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Content isn't king. If I sent you to a desert island and gave you the choice of taking your friends ...

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