While us Yankees are celebrating the one small victory for all that's right and good represented by the recent DMCA jailbreak exception
, things are looking a little bleaker for UK gadget-heads this afternoon. London's High Court has ruled that R4 cards
, which are used by homebrewers and the occasional no-goodnik game pirate to circumvent security on the Nintendo DS, cannot be sold, advertised, or imported into the UK. According to Joystiq
, Nintendo claims they've seized over 100,000 R4 devices in the country since 2009. When asked for a comment, the Queen
was all like, "What?"