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  • Nikkei, Japan's business newspaper, pulls some 2001 anti-linking tricks

    Nikkei, Japan's business newspaper, pulls some 2001 anti-linking tricks

    Remember back during the days of Netscape when folks tried to use Javascript to prevent you from copying their images? You'd get a little window that says "YOU ARE A THIEF! HOME HOTLINKING IS KILLING THE MUSIC INDUSTRY!" and then you'd view source, grab the image tag, and be on your way? Well Nikkei just pulled out its Learn HTML 1.0 in 48 Hours book and is now preventing links to its articles and… Read More