[linux-elitists] Using an xbox for demoing drm...
Sun Jul 13 11:10:00 PDT 2003
On Sun, 13 Jul 2003, Brian McGroarty wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 03, 2003 at 03:04:55PM -0400, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> > On Thu, 3 Jul 2003, Jay Sulzberger wrote:
> > > Most reporters for the New York Times can understand that an Xbox is a home
> > > computer with DRM.
> > But can their readers? More importantly, will they feel as though it
> > would be worth their time trying to explain that fact to their readers?
> Turn it into the story of a man who set his mom up for web and email
> for under $200 and you would win some ears. Then, demonstrate that DRM
> keeps John Q Public from burning a CD to help his own mom on the
The New York Times has already published a couple of stories which come
close to presenting the facts of the case.
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