Morons of DRM

iPod, iTunes Cited in Cease and Desist For Apple Accordingly, MRT has filed Cease and Desist letters against Apple, Microsoft, Adobe and Real to stop production or sale of products that infringe on the DMCA. MRT’s X1 SeCure Recording Control has proven effective against stream ripping, the company said in a statement, and these companies… Continue reading Morons of DRM

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“[It] could very well constitute the longest suicide note in history”

This is why I’m glad I bought my new laptop BEFORE Vista came out… indeed, pretty much *right* before they started shipping the “free upgrade” coupons: http://www.cs.auckland.ac.nz/~pgut001/pubs/vista_cost.txt Executive Summary Windows Vista includes an extensive reworking of core OS elements in order to provide content protection for so-called “premium content”, typically HD data from Blu-Ray and… Continue reading “[It] could very well constitute the longest suicide note in history”

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