Business Week on DRM

Business Week’s David Holtzman has written an excellent article about the DRM debacle entitled, The DVD War Against Consumers. Here’s one of his suggestions for Hollywood:

Fuggetaboutit. It’s true that lots of people download movies off the Internet or buy bootleg copies, but how many adults will sit in front of a computer screen and watch a pixilated movie or be content to watch a DVD where someone’s head keeps blocking the camera every few minutes? The kids who download movies off the Net can’t afford to buy a real copy anyway. Stopping them from downloading and watching a movie doesn’t translate into an extra sale.


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