920 Results for



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


Joel wants to bring back 'Mystery Science Theater 3000'

Series creator Joel Hodgson urges fans to help crowdfund 12 new feature-length episodes of "Mystery Science Theater 3000" via Kickstarter.

By November 11, 2015


Do I need a new AV receiver to go with my 4K TV?

Depending on how you plan to upgrade your other home theater gear for 4K, you may need a new AV receiver too. Here's the when, what and why (or why not).

By May 13, 2015