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Oatmeal v. FunnyJunk, one of the craziest legal cases you'll ever see. Plus, the debacle raised over $210,000 for charities, so something's right in the world.
Chatterbots: They're awesome and they talk to you. Here are some examples.
Trolls in chatrooms, litigating patents and copyrights, and hiding under bridges.
The rights which automatically vest in creators are a poor fit for web-based collaborative projects and works in digital media. Requirements of exclusivity may force an artist to choose between legitimacy in the art world with a corresponding increase in copyright protection, or practical methods for distributing and profiting from their work.