The Proprietary Software/Linux Conundrum
By Matt Hartley | Article Published June 23, 2009
Can proprietary software/driver modules find a home in an open source platform that was designed to be the complete opposite?
Tags: open source, Linux, video, DRM, VoIP
Does Digital Rights Management Go Too Far?
By David Miller | Article Published May 09, 2009
At the Digital Hollywood conference, industry bigwigs debate strategies for protecting intellectual property.
Tags: Windows, Google, Microsoft, DRM, Vista
Flash Video Glitch Allows Free Movie Downloads
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published September 27, 2008
A security hole in Adobe's ubiquitous online technology could open the door to swiping movies from Amazon's streaming video service.
Tags: video, Google, services, DRM, Copyright
SanDisk Plays a New Tune With Memory Cards
By Judy Mottl | Article Published September 27, 2008
As Samsung looms, flash memory player pitches microSD as a music CD replacement.
Tags: services, wireless, DRM, carriers, Storage
How Spore and DRM Have Changed PC Gaming Forever
By Adrian Kingsley-Hughes | Article Published September 19, 2008
Amid the firestorm over limited activations of the popular Spore game, users are finding other alternatives creating even bigger problems for Spores maker.
Tags: Amazon, management, DRM, IT, policy
Enough Love for Latest iPods?
By Andy Patrizio | Article Published September 13, 2008
Analysis: Tuesday's latest iPod launch is being met with a few yawns. What can Apple do to keep an eight-year-old music player fresh?
Tags: services, DRM, iPhone, Dell, Mac
Silverlight's First Year: Not Just a Flash in the Pan?
By Stuart J. Johnston | Article Published April 15, 2008
Microsoft celebrates Silverlight's first year by trotting out new partners and upgrading tools that tie it into SharePoint Server.
Tags: video, search, services, Microsoft, DRM
Richard Stallman, Live and Unplugged
By James Maguire | Article Published March 31, 2008
At a university talk, the forefather of GNU/Linux has a spirited argument with a developer, then sits down for an interview that covers the GPL, his regrets about Debian, and why he loves to protest.
Tags: Linux, DRM, Copyright
The Top Five Vendors Using SaaS
By Matt Villano | Article Published February 25, 2008
Market leaders across the rapidly growing Software as a Service market.
Tags: Microsoft, IBM, DRM, SaaS, Larry Ellison
Top Ten SaaS Buzzwords
By James Maguire | Article Published November 14, 2007
As the interest in software as a service grows, the technology generates its own terminology. But what do all those SaaSy buzzwords mean?
Tags: Google, IBM, DRM, Salesforce.com
What's in a Name: Is 'SaaS' Really New?
By Matt Villano | Article Published November 02, 2007
To those who knew ASPs, 'software as a service' seems all too familiar.
Tags: services, Microsoft, DRM, SaaS, marketing