FTC Town Hall to Address Digital Rights Management Technologies - Event Takes Place Wednesday, March 25, 2009, in Seattle #539814-00442

Submission Number:
539814-00442
Commenter:
Edward Haney
State:
CA
Initiative Name:
FTC Town Hall to Address Digital Rights Management Technologies - Event Takes Place Wednesday, March 25, 2009, in Seattle

DRM, while initially sounding like a good idea, only hurts consumers and encourages pirates. A consumer who finds himself without internet access will be unable to use the product, while pirates allready have found a way around it, causing Spore to be the most pirated game of the year