Doctorow On DRM

An excellent article on why DRM (Digital Rights Management) is bad for consumers, artists, and companies (via SlashDot):

This was delivered as a lecture to Microsoft! We’re an Apple household (Macs and iPods), but if Steve Jobs can’t apply himself to finding a way that both Apple and Pixar can make money from the network without selling my computer to the MPAA out from under me, it’s going to be Linux time.