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Publishers' new anti-counterfeiting measures include certification seals on books
"Our books are too expensive!" "I know what'll fix it, DRM!" said nobody ever.
658  textbooks  drm 
june 2017 by dsalo
Windows 10 won’t run games with SecuROM DRM, says Microsoft | Ars Technica
An example of legally-purchased content disappearing as systems stop supporting it.
351  drm 
august 2015 by dsalo
Current Liblicense Archive - DRM follies
Google DRMed books disappear off iPad because owner crossed national borders.
644  drm  658 
august 2013 by dsalo
E-Book Collections Access and Licensing Agreements - E-books - Research Guides at University of Denver
Explains what hoops users need to jump through for various (mostly academic) ebook providers.
ebooks  drm  658 
april 2013 by dsalo
Here’s Why Digital Rights Management Is Stupid And Anti-Consumer – The Consumerist
B&N forbids redownload of an already-purchased ebook because a credit card on file expired.
644  drm 
november 2012 by dsalo
Outlawed by Amazon DRM « Martin Bekkelund
Kindle user has account abruptly closed and ebooks deleted, can't get explanation.
644  amazon  drm  ebooks  658 
october 2012 by dsalo
Doubling Down on DRM
Hachette tries to tell author not to allow Tor to provide un-DRMed ebooks.
publishing  drm  ebooks  658 
august 2012 by dsalo

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