Unplayable CDs from EMI and Others
- "Copy Control CDs won't play in all players, and are
therefore of less value than normal CDs. In a competitive
environment, prices would adjust to take account of this,
but by keeping customers in the dark, the record companies
hope to keep selling inferior merchandise at a higher price."
Why DRM won't ever work
- Trying to make Digital Rights Management (DRM) work in the real world is like asking engineers to do "Star Trek" style magic, rather than real engineering. DRM simply cannot work.