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10.29.15
Sony's CD rootkit fiasco marks its inglorious 10th anniversary
10.29.15

Sony's CD rootkit fiasco marks its inglorious 10th anniversary

The repercussions of Sony's infamous CD copy protection are still being felt today.

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10.14.15
No thanks: JPEG images may soon have copy protection
10.14.15

No thanks: JPEG images may soon have copy protection

The JPEG organization is working on a standard that would lock down images with DRM.

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10.11.15
Vudu finally delivers 1080p HDX movies on Android devices
10.11.15

Vudu finally delivers 1080p HDX movies on Android devices

Vudu's 1080p movies are finally on tablets and phones too -- if you have Android

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09.25.15
How Netflix works in virtual reality, and why it's not HD
09.25.15

How Netflix works in virtual reality, and why it's not HD

Movie studio requirements mean Netflix VR is in standard-def, but that's not as bad as it seems.

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08.17.15
Windows 10 won't run old games with dodgy copy protection
08.17.15

Windows 10 won't run old games with dodgy copy protection

If you have old PC versions of 'Grand Theft Auto III' or 'The Sims,' don't try to run them on Windows 10 - its security measures prevent their copy protection from working.

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08.04.15
1TB My Passport Cinema drive puts 4K Ultra HD movies in your pocket
08.04.15

1TB My Passport Cinema drive puts 4K Ultra HD movies in your pocket

This version of Western Digital's pocketable hard drive is made specifically for carrying 4K movies around (because of course you only go places with enormous Ultra HD televisions, right?)

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08.03.15
Matchstick's Firefox OS-based TV dongle is dead
08.03.15

Matchstick's Firefox OS-based TV dongle is dead

Matchstick has axed its Firefox OS TV adapter due to copy protection challenges.

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05.21.15
'Vidity' 4K movies you can download are coming later this year
05.21.15

'Vidity' 4K movies you can download are coming later this year

At CES the long-brewing alliance to push Hollywood movies you can legally download, store and play...

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