A couple of months ago I had a laptop die on me, on it was a lot of content that I had purchased that had all that DRM crap attached to it. To this day I have not been able to open some of that content that I legally purchased? Like many others I am fed up with DRM. From this day forward be it a music file or something that has information contained in a DRM wrapper I’m not throwing my money away.
I wonder how long it will be before people start realizing how bad this technology is. The question you need to ask yourself is this. If you have bought music tracks recently have you thought what will happen in 10 years when you have upgraded your hardware a few times. Think about that a bit. [ZDNet]