Latest Copy protection Stories

2009-06-22 07:30:00

Device-Based Authentication Solution Simplifies Software Trials and License Enforcement for Leading Zero-day Malware Vendor IRVINE, Calif., June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Uniloc USA Inc., the leader in device-based authentication solutions for managing activation and security for software and games, today announced that Blue Ridge Networks, a leading provider of enterprise and government endpoint and network security solutions, has implemented Uniloc's SoftAnchor(TM) technology as its software...

2009-05-27 10:00:00

Former Macrovision CEO Bill Krepick to Help Anti-Tamper Software Company Position Itself for Next Phase of Growth SAN JOSE, Calif., May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Metaforic, a leading provider of anti-tamper solutions, today announced that Bill Krepick, former CEO of Macrovision Corporation, will take on the role of Chairman of the Board of the Metaforic Board of Directors.

2009-05-19 07:00:00

Uniloc SoftAnchor Deployed In Namco and Merscom Games IRVINE, Calif., May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Uniloc USA Inc., the leader in device-based authentication solutions for managing activation and security for software and games, and Plimus, a global e-commerce solutions provider, today announced that Plimloc(TM), an e-commerce integrated version of Uniloc's SoftAnchor licensing and copy protection solution, has been deployed in a variety of popular Namco Networks and Merscom casual PC games.

2009-05-14 06:30:00

DORTMUND, Germany, May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- By using the new FlickRocket platform, independent moviemakers are for the first time able to set up their own download sales solution for fully featured DVDs with download-to-own, burn or rental options.

2009-05-05 11:10:00

A San Francisco court could decide this week if DVD users can make personal backups the way people do with audio, as the six big film studios are claiming that a program called RealDVD violates copyright.

2009-03-31 16:35:00

The next version of the popular Electronic Arts game "The Sims" will be free of Digital Rights Management (DRM).

2009-03-25 12:23:00

- Impulse Reactor's "Goo" paves way for reselling digitally distributed games, universal re-downloading while providing increased protection for publishers - PLYMOUTH, Mich., March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Stardock announced today that the forthcoming update to its digital distribution platform, Impulse, will include a new technology aimed to pave the way to solving some of the common complaints of digital distribution. The new technology, known as Game Object Obfuscation (Goo), is a tool that...

2009-01-30 06:30:00

DORTMUND, Germany, Jan. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Protect Software GmbH unveiled LiveDigitalCopy(TM), a new system that allows content owners to add dynamic format transcoding to their Video-DVDs.

2009-01-13 14:05:50

The battle for the future of digital entertainment rights is heating up between Apple, the largest US music retailer, and DECE, a US consortium of entertainment, retail and IT companies.

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The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.