Last month I took up a free trial of eMusic. This is a service where you pay monthly for an allotted amount of music and audiobook downloads (they don’t carry over, btw). The files are free of DRM and end up quite inexpensive. I don’t know how good the deal is for the artists, but […]
A reader on Boing Boing going by the name of loraksus accused me of being an EA shill for the post on Spore’s DRM. While I admire the diligence in rooting out potential shills, I can’t let the accusation pass. Part of the ‘evidence’ was how recently the first post on this blog was made. […]
Spore DRM controversy too one sided?
Anyone who knows me (or read the old blog before my host deleted it) knows I hate DRM. I read with interest, then, about the backlash against the heavily-anticipated Will Wright game Spore thanks to EA’s use of DRM. As many of my friends have been raving about Spore and using its online creature designer […]