[UGC threatens traditional media](http://behindthebuzz.com/ugc-threatens-traditional-media/)
Does UGC threaten old media firms – or open the way for some really exciting transformation?
[The story of an illegal number](http://www.headshift.com/archives/003210.cfm)
There are now over 2 million online entries for an obscure hexadecimal number. Why? Because it’s the key that allows you to unlock protected HD-DVD content.
[RSS Mistakes people make « Scobleizer](http://scobleizer.com/2007/05/05/rss-mistakes-people-make/)
As more and more people move their reading behaviors to RSS aggregators we need to rethink our online branding.
[Telegraph Blogs: UK: Re-cycle of Life: May 2007: Saving the earth one shed at a time](http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/ukcorrespondents/recycleoflife/may2007/sheds.htm)
“Going somewhere nice over the Bank Holiday?” I’ve now had three people ask me the same question over the course of the day: ” Yes thanks. Can’t wait, I’m off to the shed.
[Forrester Research: Social Technographics®](http://www.forrester.com/Research/Document/Excerpt/0,7211,42057,00.html)
Forrester categorizes Social Computing behaviors into a ladder with six levels of participation;
[Micro Persuasion: Congressional Bill Advocates Shield Law for US Bloggers](http://www.micropersuasion.com/2007/05/congressional_b.html)
A section of the proposed Free Flow of Information Act advocates that certain bloggers receive a key legal protection that is currently reserved for journalists. This would relieve some of the legal risks that bloggers face every da