Steal This E-Book

Bruner, Jon
April 2011
Forbes Asia;Apr2011, Vol. 7 Issue 5, p53
The article presents an interview with Tim O'Reilly, owner of O'Reilly Media Inc. When asked about his decision to do away with digital-rights management (DRM), which limits file shaing and copying, O'Reilly says that he is not worried about piracy and that DRM interferes with the user experience. He says that the whole logic of DRM is flawed. O'Reilly also comments on how electronic publishing and books will impact the printed book.


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