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That Christmas Kindle has Strings Attached

by Jay Heiser  |  January 4, 2013

We’ve recently moved house, and my collection of books, many of them heavily marked up with multi-colored highlights, Post-Its, and bookmarks, remains something of a storage issue.  Over the last...

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Data without Borders: DRM as a consumer lock-in mechanism

by Jay Heiser  |  November 9, 2011

I have to wonder how many consumers truly understand that when they are paying money for rights-managed content that they have locked themselves into the future of a specific vendor.  At...

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DRM, Copy protection, Copyright Law and Consumers

by Mike Mcguire  |  October 1, 2008

 What an interesting confluence of events this week. . . If anyone ever needed proof of the notion that lawyers are the only stakeholders making money on the analog-to-digital/physical-media-to-digital transitions...

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