FCC approves another HD DRM - RealNetworks Helix

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I just posted the article FCC approves another HD DRM - RealNetworks Helix.

 Another day and another Broadcast Flag DRM is  unleashed. The FCC has given the go ahead  for RealNetworks to use Helix. "Helix DRM Technology, when integrated  with consumer electronics...
Read the full article here:  [http://www.cdfreaks.com/news/8842-FCC-approves-another-HD-DRM---RealNetworks-Helix.html](http://www.cdfreaks.com/news/8842-FCC-approves-another-HD-DRM---RealNetworks-Helix.html)

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#2

This is terrific news. It sounds like Linux users will finally be able to purchase music on line.:X


#3

I’m NOT happy. A product with Real is a doomed product.


#4

Who needs DRM?


#5

“authenticate themselves with a Helix DRM Trusted Recorder before receiving” Authentication? Phhht! Sounds like the original Divx setup. They will be charging for every playback before you know it.