Category Archives: Film

Quiet: We Live in Public 0

We Live in Public is a documentary, which profiles an Internet pioneer that you will have never heard of: Josh Harris. He was one of the kids who gained unimaginable wealth in the 90s through Internet related businesses. With hindsight it is easy to assume that all of these ‘pioneers’ had as much to [...]

Patent Absurdity: How software patents broke the system 0

I have come across the short film, Patent Absurdity, whilst researching my Major project. It is an insight into how the patent system in America has changed to encompass the legislation of what are essentially abstract natural concepts: algorithms in software. In the late 1990′s the total number of software patents increased to one quarter [...]