No to interactive QuickTime

On episode 23 of This Week in Media, Alex Lindsay argues that Apple should add more interactivity to QuickTime to compete against Adobe's Flash Player. He argues that the VP6 codec used by Flash cannot deliver the same quality/compression of QuickTime using H.264. This is true. The problem lies in Apple's closed culture. They have …


Day Against DRM

DRM is a scourge on consumers everywhere. From DVDs to iTunes, media companies are using digital rights management to control how, where, and on what devices you can enjoy content you have legally acquired. Go to Defective By Design to learn more about DRM and what you can do about it.