Monthly Archives: June 2010

The trial of the Pirate Bay came into public awareness in early-to-mid 2008, when the site’s administrators were charged with promoting copyright infringement. Even though the entire trial was centered around the evidence that 21 music files, nine movies and … Continue reading

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Caffeine not as Effective as Previously Thought

The Register reports on yesterday’s advance online publication of a study in Nature‘s Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology. The study, which has the snappy title of: Association of the Anxiogenic and Alerting Effects of Caffeine with ADORA2A and ADORA1 Polymorphisms and Habitual … Continue reading

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Writing Law Like We Write Code

As I, and others, have remarked before: laws bear certain resemblances to computer code. A state’s constitution is like the operating system for that country. We have different types of government: democracy, monarchy, &c, just as we have different operating … Continue reading

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