Latest Copy protection Stories

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.

2008-11-06 09:00:22

Macrovision Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:MVSN) today announced that cable system operators in Central America, the United States Virgin Islands (USVI) and Jamaica will deploy Macrovision's Passport(R) Interactive Program Guide (IPG) products to their cable customers.

Word of the Day
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").