1 min ago
Sims 2 Ultimate Collection and SecuROM
Some digging by the DRM detectives at Reclaim Your Game uncovers the presense of SecuROM copy protection in the version of The Sims 2 Ultimate Collection currently being offered for free by EA .
4 hrs ago
Managing Rights Management
Sonic IP and Samsung DRM Patents
Tuesdays the PTO issues new patents . Both of today's Spotlight Patents concern aspects of digital rights management .
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Global Content Delivery Networks (Delivery Technologies, Hardware,...
With the expansion in Internet usage and rising deployment of online content , especially multimedia, Over-the-Top , and video, advanced solutions provided by the content delivery networks market are required for efficient delivery to the end user.
The cellphone unlocking bill is about to become law -- but there's a catch
Web browser or Office suite? Microsoft's and Google's office productivity and collaboration clouds pit rich and complex against simple and lean more This paper examines the insecurity of the small businesses in the supply chain and offers tips to close those backdoors into the enterprise.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Congress sides with consumers over telecos
Almost eight years ago, the U.S. Copyright Office gave cellphone owners the right to unlock their cellphones.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Springer eBooks may be purchased by end-customers only and are sold without copy protection .
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Congress finally passes cell phone unlocking bill
The US House of Representatives has unanimously passed a bill called S517 that will make it legal to unlock one's cell phone in order to switch service providers.
The Washington Post
The Switchboard: EU regulators want Google to extend a oeright to be forgottena oe
Google has granted around half of an estimated 90,000 requests it's received under the "right to be forgotten" ruling, Reuters reported.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Cult of Mac Blog
Back up your digital comics with a click, not DRM
If you've been wary of joining the digital comics revolution because of digital rights management concerns, Comixology, a comics portal and mobile app, is creating a solution.
Comixology adds DRM-free option! Excelsior
Unlike some of its stablemates, the Amazon-owned comics platform is to allow authors and publishers to distribute their work without the shackles of proprietary rights-management, writes Cory Doctorow The largest online comics distributor , owned by Amazon, will let you download comics in your library in DRM-free formats like PDF and CBZ, where ... (more)
UK Government won't arrest you for piracy, for now
A campaign is underway in Britain to help educate people on the issues surrounding piracy as well as how it affects the software industry as a whole .
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Fundamentals of Azure Media Services
Ingest operations bring assets into the system, for example by uploading them and encrypting them before they are placed into Azure Storage.
Cryptography Research and Entropic Sign License Agreement for DPA...
Cryptography Research , the security division of Rambus , and Entropic , a world leader in semiconductor solutions for the connected home, today announced they have signed a patent license agreement allowing for the use of the Cryptography Research side-channel attack countermeasures in Entropic's integrated circuits.
TunesKit Newly Launched iTunes DRM Media Converter Tool for Mac Os X
TunesKit Studio has newly released its iTunes DRM Media Converter tool - TunesKit for Mac.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Envivio to show cloud-based multi-screen offerings at Independent Show
Envivio will be showcasing its cloud-based multi-screen platform at the NCTC's Independent Show July 27-30 in Kansas City.
Everymedia Picks Up Stake In Digital Agency Plus1 Digital
Its services include Digital rights management, Content monetization, Digital OOH, Simulcasting of events, Community management, Social gaming Innovative media planning Social gaming ad serving, Social media video production, Brand communication strategy, Augmented reality, 3D print and web development to name a few.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Why My LG Optimus Cellphone Is Worse Than It's Supposed To Be
Bennett Haselton writes My LG Optimus F3Q was the lowest-end phone in the T-Mobile store, but a cheap phone is supposed to suck in specific ways that make you want to upgrade to a better model.
Traffic to The Pirate Bay has doubled since ISPs started blocking it
The Pirate Bay shared details of its growth, but did not disclose exact user or traffic figures - although it is believed to get 'hundreds of millions' of pageviews each month.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Yours, mine or ours? Intellectual property in a digital age
"Copyright is broken," said Kevin Smith, scholarly communications officer at Duke University, to open his UBTech featured session on intellectual property.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
The Piracy Problem
Nearly two months before the May 2014 pub date for "We Were Liars," a few fans had already found illegal copies of the young adult novel on the Internet-and tagged author E. Lockhart on Twitter with their critiques.