Fallout already from state-level laws against anonymous transmissions

by Andy Oram

Related link: http://www.eweek.com/article2/0,3959,1033071,00.asp

Dinosaurs 1, Mammals 0. The cumulative effect of events like these
would be to force Internet users back into atomized consumers
passively and helplessly waiting for oligopolic service providers to
roll out whatever anemic new services they choose.
It's significant that this new threat to
innovative technology comes during this year's

Emerging Technology Conference
. Our weblogs from the event are
already teaming with warnings about the DMCA and worse.
I raised


at last year's conference as well.