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Action Network News: time to fight back

Submitted by Henri Poole on Tue, 2006-05-23 12:05

Ward Vandewege writes "I’ve had it. I’m sick of region encoding on DVDs and video games. I’m sick of crippled (’copy-protected’) audio CDs. I’m sick of DRM’d music. I’m sick of the fact that I can’t legally use the DVDs I purchased on the computer I purchased because it runs GNU/Linux." Read Ward's Blog.

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Flash Protest News: Are open source and copyright issues connected? (ZDNet)

Submitted by Henri Poole on Tue, 2006-05-23 11:59

Dana Blankenhorn at ZDNet writes "The Free Software Foundation brought its campaign against Digital Rights Management to Seattle this morning, in the form of a "flash protest." Read it.

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VIDEO: DRM Elimination Crew Hits Seattle for WinHEC

Submitted by Gregory Heller on Tue, 2006-05-23 11:20

I've posted a short video clip of this morning's DefectiveByDesign DRM Elimination Crew action at the Microsoft WinHEC2006 in Seattle. About 25 DefectiveByDesign members came out around 7:30 to spread warn WinHEC attendees of the dangers of DRM.

For videos check out the group on YouTube
and for pictures on Flickr

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