United States and Singapore sign trade agreement, punishing people who bypass copy-protections

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The United Stated and Singapore have signed a trade agreement yesterday in which both countries commit themselves to punishing people who bypass copy-protection technologies, …

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#2

Damn US-politicians, hold your crap to yourself! I hate seeing the DMCA going on export! :frowning:


#3

I certainly don’t think that piracy is a good thing, but I don’t see why we shouldn’t be able to make backup copies of discs we legally own. :frowning:


#4

dont worry - yet


#5

What do you mean dont worry? Here is a prime example of america’s cultural imperialism! They are enforcing a system worse then their own on others. Its got to stop, and I am open to suggestions.