Is It Time to Rename ‘Digital Piracy’?

Stephen J. Dubner on the Freakonomics weblog:

In light of the recent spate of Somali pirate attacks (here’s one interesting long view, and here’s another), I wonder if it’s time to start calling “digital piracy” something else.

We don’t need a new word: bootlegging is already apt.

Monday, 13 April 2009