Jay Heiser

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Entries Tagged as 'rights management'


That Christmas Kindle has Strings Attached

by Jay Heiser  |  January 4, 2013  |  1 Comment

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 several months, I’ve been experimenting with digital books on an iPad.  There’s a lot to be said both for and against services like Amazon’s Kindle […]

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

by Jay Heiser  |  November 9, 2011  |  1 Comment

In the olden days, the business viability of your local book store had absolutely no impact on your ability to read whatever you might have bought from them. In the digital world, your continued ability to use rights-managed content, be it music, video, or books, is completely dependent upon the willingness and ability of a service to support it on your device.

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