Big ole Microsoft has been flirting with the idea for a while but according to reports from the huge CES show in the US, the goliath is finally going to kill the PlaysForSure DRM programme. Not in a sudden stake through the heart move but in a more subtle withering on the vine which has had its roots poisoned i.e. it’s not going to develop it any more. Rhapsody is expanding its partnership base which is a good move but Napster is swinging in the breeze.

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