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OnHollywood: Kevin Rose--'If they sue us, they sue us'

Digg founder Kevin Rose addressed the user revolt at his site during a panel discussion this morning at the AlwaysOn OnHollywood conference.For background, a Digg user posted a HD-DVD hack code, Digg took down the story after receiving a cease and desist letter saying that the encryption key infringed on intellectual property right holders, Diggers revolted and Rose issued a mea culpa:But now, after seeing hundreds of stories and reading thousands of comments, you’ve made it clear.

May 2, 2007 by Dan Farber


AOL's advertising alive and kicking

AOL transition from a subscription service to largely free broadband portal is being eased by a surge in advertising revenue. Time Warner (TWX) reported its AOL unit performance in its first quarter earnings report.

May 2, 2007 by


Digg's revolt: Scary yet invigorating

A Digg user posts a HD-DVD hack code that may work and all hell breaks loose. Digg pulls the story down on a cease and desist letter, Diggers revolt, blogs erupt and company founder Kevin Rose issues a mea culpa and says the company will take a lawyer hit if it has to.

May 2, 2007 by