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Standards leader blasts HTML5 video copy protection

Ian Hickson, editor of the HTML standard, declares that a DRM Web video from Microsoft, Google, and Netflix would be unethical and ineffectual.

By February 24, 2012


Apple sued for allegedly selling copy-protected books, report says

A group of Chinese authors say they've been asking Apple to take the books down, but the company hasn't done so yet.

By January 9, 2012


Intel: Leaked HDCP copy protection code is legit

Master key code could be used to create pirate devices, but Intel says they would be hard to make and they would be illegal.

By September 16, 2010


Did Sprint's Hero update kill copy-protected apps?

Since Sprint released a Hero update users are reporting that some apps have disappeared from their phones.

By November 23, 2009


BBC HD copy protection: Abject failure

The BBC recently took time out of its busy schedule to explain -- in graphic form -- what copy protection is, and how it will affect us. We spotted a problem

By April 28, 2009


Does RealDVD sidestep copy protections?

Court case appears to be hanging on that central question. U.S. District Judge Marilyn Patel, known to some as the "Napster judge," is expected to hear more testimony Tuesday.

By April 27, 2009


iTunes customers angry over copy protection moves at Apple

Apple forum heats up with Mac users upset that they are having problems watching iTunes content on their external displays.

By November 19, 2008


Did 'Spore' copy protections backfire on EA?

Angered by DRM limitations imposed on Spore, people are downloading illegal copies of the evolution game en masse. Will the negative response change EA's stance?

By September 13, 2008


Firefox OS in flux as Mozilla loses technology chief to startup

Andreas Gal, co-founder of Mozilla's mobile OS project, joins others from the project in a startup to link new devices to the Net. It's part of big changes coming to Firefox OS.

By June 5, 2015


Multi-deal Monday: VPN, MFP, EPUB and other things with letters

In case you don't speak geek, these deals are all about Web privacy, multifunction printing, e-books and more.

By June 1, 2015