• Posts Tagged ‘sony’

    Another Sony Update

    by  • November 14, 2005 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    They’re released another update (service pack 2a) which will allow you to remove the DRM completely along with a “we’re not evil” statement. This version does not require ActiveX and therefore is easily downloadable by non-IE users.

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    Sony’s rootkit "solution"

    by  • November 2, 2005 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    I’ve not posted anything regarding the recent discovery of Sony using RootKit technology to hide its DRM on some music CDs since it’s a little out of my usual scope. However, this article from BetaNews talks about how Sony has released an “update” to the DRM software that “unhides” but doesn’t remove the DRM...

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    by  • February 3, 2005 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    I’ve actually wondered in the past why this hasn’t been done aleady. (If it has I missed it.) G’s favorite band, Good Charlotte, has put out The Young and The Hopeless as a “DualDisc”, a CD on one side and a DVD on the other. Later: It seems that this is more of a...

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    by  • January 26, 2004 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    A little less undecided I’m still not sure on whom I’m supporting in the democratic camp but this bit on Dean’s support for a national ID card suddenly rules him out in my mind. Here’s a sample: …he called for state drivers’ licenses to be transformed into a kind of standardized national ID card...

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