The French parliament may be about to do what no one else has done so far and that’s to force the repsective hands of bth Apple and Microsoft to join. Yes, interoperability may became law in France as the MPs debate and then vote on a law that would mean it’s no longer illegal to work around the embedded DRM and that content should be able to freely pass from one digital platform to another or if you download it, it should play on anything. Another proposal to push through flat-fee based peer to peer downloading was lobbied out of existence.

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