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Re: CSS3 @font-face / EOT Fonts

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Fri, 7 Nov 2008 16:14:40 +0000 (UTC)
To: "Philip TAYLOR (Ret'd)" <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
Cc: Thomas Phinney <tphinney@adobe.com>, "www-style@w3.org" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0811071612460.1041@hixie.dreamhostps.com>

On Fri, 7 Nov 2008, Philip TAYLOR (Ret'd) wrote:
> 
> Ian Hickson wrote:
> 
> > Experience shows that the more desireable the product, the more DRM 
> > will cause them to violate the license.
> 
> Could you support your "experience" with facts and statistics, Ian ?

I mentioned the Spore case in the earlier paragraph, there are a number of 
similar cases in recent history showing that the less DRM a game has, all 
other things being equal, the more people buy it instead of copying it 
from less legal sources.

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