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Dan Farmer

American,  Scientist
Total Quotes : 15
Shift Away Bandwidth

Even if the music industry simply gave away all their music people would complain that they don't have the bandwidth to download all the stuff - the problem would merely shift from availability to distribution.

- Dan Farmer

Good Out A Good Thing

Breaking into a system or exposing its weaknesses is a good thing because truth and knowledge must win out.

- Dan Farmer

Deal Other Dealing

If you don't want to deal with them, fine. But don't hamper other people from dealing with them.

- Dan Farmer

Song Other Means

Even if it was a difficult operation to copy a song, it only takes one person to do it. After that the spread of the song via the Internet or other means of propagation is only limited by the honesty of the users.

- Dan Farmer

New Break Chip

I can write a program that lets you break the copy protection on a music file. But I can't write a program that solders new connections onto a chip for you.

- Dan Farmer

Tea Like Fairly

I was fairly solitary. I didn't like structured learning. People didn't seem to be my cup of tea.

- Dan Farmer

Death Motivated Named

People don't want to talk about death, just like they don't want to talk about computer security. Maybe I should have named my workstation Fear. People are so motivated by fear.

- Dan Farmer

Normal Idea Distasteful

The whole idea that what is not normal should be kept secret - that's really distasteful to me.

- Dan Farmer

View Mass Destruction

I was interested in implements of mass destruction - from an academic point of view.

- Dan Farmer

You Network Enormous

You have this enormous network and no one knows what's out there.

- Dan Farmer

Bisexual

I'm bisexual.

- Dan Farmer

Say Capital Very

What is right, what is wrong, how can anyone say? I view very, very, few things as Right with a capital R.

- Dan Farmer

More Attractive Supposed

When I'm not supposed to do something, it becomes more attractive to me.

- Dan Farmer

Business Copyright Napster

Napster was predicating its business model on violation of copyright.

- Dan Farmer

Silicon Valley Irrelevant

Silicon Valley is constantly saying that the government is irrelevant and powerless. But that's because most people there have never seen it get serious.

- Dan Farmer