[TriLUG] Good article about CBDTPA in the N&O
H. Wade Minter
Wed, 24 Apr 2002 11:41:44 -0400 (EDT)
"The rights of consumers to use digital content are under fire, and
nowhere more so than in Washington. An ill-conceived bill introduced by
Sen. Fritz Hollings, a South Carolina Democrat, would require consumer
electronics companies and computer firms alike to build
copyright-protection technologies into every digital device they make.
Industry and consumer groups would have one year to create the standard.
If they fail, the federal government will mandate a solution."
Fight for your rights in the digital age: