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Idea Channel - What do MP3s and Magic Spells Have in Common?

What do MP3s and Magic Spells Have in Common? What do MP3s and Magic Spells Have in Common?
Both spells and music were born from a freely available folk culture, but are now sold as commercial goods. There are thousands of artists (and witches!) trying to figure out how to make a living in an age where their products can be infinitely copied. And with commercialization, the morality and...
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2284107443/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Both spells and music were born from a freely available folk culture, but are now sold as commercial goods. There are thousands of artists (and witches!) trying to figure out how to make a living in an age where their products can be infinitely copied. And with commercialization, the morality and... /episodes/get/5484 /episode/5484 Idea Channel: What do MP3s and Magic Spells Have in Common? /episode-player/5484
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