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Rep. Darrell Issa Wants To Make It Clear That You're Allowed To Rip Your DVDs

Back in October, we noted that in the latest triennial DMCA exemption review, the Copyright Office/Librarian of Congress refused to say it was legal for you to rip...
How Nintendo DRM trapped $400 of downloaded games on my failing Wii
Downloading Nintendo’s massive, day-one Wii U firmware update took over an hour, but the length of time didn't bother me.

App Developer Hijacks Customer Twitter Accounts In An Attempt To Shame Pirates

I've always had a bit of a soft spot for DRM in my heart, mostly because it makes me laugh. If you think about it, it's generally rather funny in its uselessness.
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Super Podcast Action Committee - Episode 29
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Tolkien Estate Sues Over Lord of the Rings Gambling Game

'Digital Rights' of fantasy author's book series are at the center of new dispute.

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Each year the charity puts together a holiday shopping guide for the disabled gamer in your life.

Ex-Bioshock and Crackdown devs form new studio

Ambitious new developer Two Creature Studios looking to open second office in the south of England next year.

This Week In Video Game Criticism

Conflict minerals, prejudicial play, and more gets some ink from critics this week.

US patent chief to software patent critics: 'Give it a rest already'

Ars Technica
Says explosion of smartphone patent litigation is 'natural and reasonable.'

Wii U Review: Every Which Way

'The Wii U lacks the clear direction of its predecessor. That might be a good thing. For now, it feels a little lost.'

Nine PS3 Ultimate Edition deals take a seat at the Thanksgiving table
And if you spend enough money you'll get an extra $10 voucher on PSN...

Adventure Time: Hey Ice King! Why’d You Steal Our Garbage?!: The Kotaku Review
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UN agency wants to control the Internet
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The International Telecommunications Union (ITU) quietly pushes to take the reins of the Internet.


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