Denial of Service Attack Kills Ubisoft DRM, Your Assassin's Creed II…

The downtime that plagued PC gamers trying to play Assassin's Creed II yesterday was the result of a denial-of-service attack, causing one of Ubisoft's new DRM-servers to become unreachable. But hey, at least no one has hacked the game yet. » 3/08/10 2:30pm 3/08/10 2:30pm

Penny Arcade Digs into DRM, Now With More Crecente

Last week Penny Arcade's own Tycho contacted me to see if I would be interested in writing a short piece for their site about Digital Rights Management. What with the escalating brouhaha with Electronic Arts and likelihood that this won't be the last time gamers run face first into some form of DRM they don't like, I… » 9/24/08 10:00am 9/24/08 10:00am

Steam DRM Vs Spore DRM

Click to view » 9/18/08 10:00am 9/18/08 10:00am digital rights management and copy protection has gotten a lot of people up in arms. The reaction has been so strong, with and , that Electronic Arts said to loosen up their current installation guidelines. But Electronic Arts isn't the only company to ever use a built-in online copy protection system. …