Stories abound on the Internet. Here’s some thought pieces to tide over your Thursday lunchtime, covering everything from Apple playing semantic games with “free”, Pern screenwriters , and why privacy matters.
The Lewis review into the ABC’s efficiency reportedly suggests that the ABC should charge for iView content. I’m not surprised that the idea would be floated, but it is an appallingly short-sighted idea.
Sure, there are people who only like the “new” series of Doctor Who. You’re missing out — you really are — but the ABC has a plan to combat that, showing classic Doctor Who stories via iView. The only thing is that you have to choose.
Hey, I notice you're using an AdBlocking plugin of some sort. Smart move -- there's a lot of sites with very questionable ads on them out there!
But mine shouldn't be one of them, and it's just a one-man show. Could you kindly whitelist the site so I can afford to keep it going?