links for 2008-08-12 [delicious.com]

Note from Rex: For some reason unbeknownst to me, Delicious has started posting my daily links again. I have no idea why they chose this time in the afternoon to start back, but whatever. I know two or three of you noticed they were absent as you e-mailed me thanking me for dropping them.

Simon Dumenco Laments Coming Day When Bloggers Can't Rip-off Pro Photos | Advertising Age
Pardon me, but I don't really get the point of this article. I think it's yet another paint-by-numbers slam against bloggers using statistics he makes up. P.S. Simon needs to bookmark this: http://search.creativecommons.org.
(tags: search copyright blogging)

Pirating the Olympics, Then and Now | Waxy.org
Quote – Because of IOC regulations forbidding international distribution, NBC won't allow you to download, embed, or transcode any videos for your iPod or phone. Is this availability enough to satiate the pirates, and what does the quality look like compared to 2004? Is this availability enough to satiate the pirates, and what does the quality look like compared to 2004?
(tags: vide bittorrent olympics2008)