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Interview with Alex Ionescu
An apparent flaw threatens Vista’s Protected Media Path - is DRM standing on shaky ground?
February 1, 2007
by Thomas Mennecke
Canadian Independent Film Creators Reject DRM
...while some wonder who the minister is even listening to.
December 13, 2006
Telus Voices Opinion on Interoperability
...along with a 'living fair use' among other things.
October 27, 2006
Pressure For Balanced Copyright Reform Builds
More letters from more interests groups and organizations demanding balanced copyright reform in Canada. Update: Another voice speaks out.
June 22, 2006
Anti-DRM Protests Aim to Eliminate DRM
They came in yellow jumpsuits to remove DRM.
June 11, 2006
Digital Broadcast Flag Bill Revisited
The entertainment industry is backing a new bill that will empower the FCC to enforce the digital broadcast flag. Is the sky truly falling on innovation and fair use?
January 23, 2006
by Thomas Mennecke
EMI Attacks France
EMI, the world's third largest music label, attacks France's proposed "global license" P2P bill. Will the French retreat from their position?
January 22, 2006
by Thomas Mennecke
Bill C-60 and Bill C-74 Die
With the government now dissolved after the non-confidence motion was passed, the two feared bills have been scrapped.
November 30, 2005
Macrovision Forces Removal of DVD Decrypter
In an effort to contain an already rampant proliferation of DVD copying, Macrovision forces to remove DVD Decrypter.
November 24, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke
Sony Orders Recall on XCP Protected CDs
After two weeks of embarrassment, Sony-BMG pulls all remaining XCP protected products from store shelves.
November 16, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke
Sony Offers Removal Technique on Cloaked DRM Software
After tremendous pressure, Sony provides information on how to remove the virus-like rootkit cloaking software.
November 2, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke Hijacked
The PeerGuardian development team is in exodus after their domain and server was hijacked by a team member. UPDATE: Hijacker claims to be real Methlabs.
September 16, 2005
Macrovision Attacks P2P Networks
It’s fakes all the way in the War on File Sharing.
September 3, 2005
DVD Shrink Discontinued - Sort of
The website hosting DVD Shrink has posted an ominous message regarding the fate of this popular utility.
August 17, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke
Macrovision Attacks!
Two virtually unknown DVD companies are facing litigation for the alleged exploitation of Macrovision's DVD copy protection scheme.
June 16, 2005
by Thomas Mennecke

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