Jobs stole my philosophy on DRM

Discussion in 'Windows Vista General Discussion' started by Dale, Feb 9, 2007.

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    Dale Guest

    Jobs on February 6, 2007:

    "Imagine a world where every online store sells DRM-free music encoded in
    open licensable formats. In such a world, any player can play music
    purchased from any store, and any store can sell music which is playable on
    all players."

    Dale, in microsoft.public.windowsmedia.player on February 2, 2007:

    "That is what needs to happen with DRM. There needs to be one standard.
    licensed media from any authorized source can, within the usage rights
    assigned to that media, be played in any player capable of playing protected
    media. When that happens, I will support DRM for music files."
    Dale, Feb 9, 2007
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    Zim Babwe Guest

    Zim Babwe, Feb 9, 2007
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    Kerry Brown Guest

    Pretty hypocritical statement from someone who makes a lot of money because
    of DRM. I agree 100% with the statement. Too bad he doesn't practice what he
    Kerry Brown, Feb 9, 2007
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    Dale Guest

    You mean bastages, don't you?


    Dale, Feb 9, 2007
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    Dale Guest

    Ok, fine.. I don't know how you figured out how much money I make but ok...
    I take it back...

    J/K... LOL

    Dale, Feb 9, 2007
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    Ron K. Guest

    I can't believe I am saying this but....I agree with Steve Jobs.
    Ron K., Feb 10, 2007
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    BSchnur Guest

    I'm just hoping to see Apple donate the profits they get from their own
    99 cent site...
    BSchnur, Feb 11, 2007
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    BSchnur Guest

    He was talking about Jobs...
    BSchnur, Feb 11, 2007
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    Alias Guest

    But that's what they wanted you to want in the first place.

    Alias, Feb 11, 2007
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    Kerry Brown Guest

    I'm pretty sure Dale knew that.
    Kerry Brown, Feb 11, 2007
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    BSchnur Guest

    Yeah -- I see that now.
    BSchnur, Feb 11, 2007
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