Yahoo calls for an end to DRM

Yahoo Music's chief Dave Goldberg has called upon the music industry to let go of digital rights management technology.

The proposal will be music to the ears of consumers. Digital rights management technology after all not only prevents illegal copying of music, it also blocks consumers from listening to the music everywhere and on any device.

iTunes music for instance won't play on your Creative media player, and Yahoo Music content doesn't play on an iPod. Silicon Valley Sleuth: Yahoo calls for an end to DRM

Linked by shanmuga Friday, 24th February 2006 9:20PM