Posts tagged 'Copying'

Prepare to be assimilated

Felix Salmon at Reuters has a thoughtful response to our post on the value of unique and how it may come unstuck due to the dawn of perfect copying processes.

It raises some interesting points, but largely argues that perfect copies will not disrupt the value of the original market, providing that authenticity can continue to be assured. Indeed, Salmon suggests art will likely go down the route of the music industry, where value has increasingly become attached to the live performances of musicians and artists. Read more