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Crunch Time for Napster
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Final briefs are being filed in the Napster case, before a three-judge panel decides the fate of the embattled file-swapping service. This week we'll talk to Nick Petreley, the founding editor of LinuxWorld who recently argued in InfoWorld's The Open Source column that it's wrong to confuse the issue of Napster with free speech.
We also talk to Matt Greeley, the CEO of BrightIdea.com, which has launched a spinoff site, SaveNapster.com. Matt worries that crushing Napster will hurt peer-to-peer computing. We'll find out what ideas people have to save the service and the technology.
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