'Digital locks' future questioned

One of the world’s largest hard disk manufacturers has blocked its customers from sharing online their media files that are stored on networked drives.

Link: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/technology/7136069.stm

:cool::cool:

no more western digital drives for me

Let me get this right … you have to install DRM software to prevent WD from using your music how you want? How many people are dumb enough to install this …

Never mind … WD’s HDD-DRM has a golden future ahead of it.

I’m sick of WD … their HDD’s aren’t that good anyway, but isn’t seagate leading the pack for DRM on HDD’s?