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Yes, You Can Own The Movies You Buy From Apple, Kinda

Yes, You Can Own The Movies You Buy From Apple, Kinda

On Wednesday, a man went viral after posting his dispute with Apple over three movies that he’d previously purchased that suddenly disappeared from his iTunes library. Many people took it as an opportunity to remember that ownership is dead and we’re all just renting. It’s also an opportunity to remember…

Have We Given Up The Fight For Our Digital Rights?

Have We Given Up The Fight For Our Digital Rights?

As Australians shift away from physical media and the concept of “owning” content, there’s less need to do battle with digital rights management (DRM). DRM and anti-copying techniques have historically treated every paying customer as a criminal. It’s a history of large corporations flexing their muscles in an effort to…