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DOES DRM ENCOURAGE PIRACY?

October 12, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Digital Rights Management (DRM), the coding that aims to prevent digital recordings from being copied, may actually encourage piracy rather than prevent it, according to a joint study by Rice and Duke universities. While the study primarily focused on the impact of DRM on sales of recorded music, much of its findings also pertain to […]

NCAA HOOPS CONTEST SCORES BIGGEST RATINGS SINCE 1999

April 7, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

While CBS may have been pleased with the ancillary results of its coverage of Monday night’s NCAA men’s basketball championship (see separate item), it must have been sending up a cheer louder than those of Duke university fans after final Nielsen figures revealed that its regular network averaged nearly 24 million viewers, the biggest audience […]