November 16, 2006

Raph’s Website » CopyBot Raph Koster on the copy crisis in Second Life.

"They will be copied. They will be ripped off. They will find their market prices falling. They will agitate for DRM. They will form lobbies with the analogue to a government, and argue that they are in fact the primary cultural contributors in the system. They will, in the end, come to embody everything about the broader, commercial Web that they fled to Second Life in order to escape.

"They will, in effect, be hoist by their own petard."

Posted by William Blaze at November 16, 2006 07:54 PM