060804 (Friday)

Circuit City Challenges DMCA

Here's a high profile company offering a service that clearly violates DMCA, and about time! Ars Technica reports that Circuit City offers to duplicate DVDs for various purposes from backup to reformatting data for other devices. To make this work they have to rip the DVD's, circumventing the encryption present on the discs. How long will this last?

Posted by efc at August 4, 2006 11:52 AM