This day in history

2003, 2008, 2013, 2018.

Cory Doctorow
2 min readJan 19, 2023


#20yrsago SBC’s patent-shakedown: website navigation

#15yrsago Congress moving forward with plan to scare colleges into supporting RIAA measures

#15yrsago Canadian Privacy Commissioner rejects DRM: don’t give spyware legal protection!

#10yrsago Guerrilla indie feature film shot at Walt Disney World

#10yrsago Designing for the factory: makers, machines, China, and industrial design

#10yrsago Jonathan Coulton: Glee plagiarized my arrangement of “Baby Got Back”

#5yrsago To keep their bond-ratings, hedge-funds have to publicly demonstrate that they are the most ruthless of landlords…