Is The RIAA Lawsuit Acting As Free Advertising For The XM Inno Device?

from the could-be... dept

We don't normally pay much attention to product reviews around here, because that's not our thing. However, with the Washington Post putting up a glowing review of the Pioneer Inno device for XM subscribers, you have to wonder if the RIAA's lawsuit against XM (which they had promised they wouldn't do) is having the opposite effect. It's another Streisand Effect situation, where a product that many of us never would have paid attention to gets a lot more publicity. If anything, the RIAA's decision to sue over this device probably alerted many more people about how XM was offering such a useful gadget.
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    Mike4, 22 May 2006 @ 4:39am

    Re:

    "You cannot copy the music you record back to your PC......"

    I have no experience with this, but I'm sure there's a way to copy the music back to your PC - even if it's just a line-in method. Of course, you can do that without the feature of saving songs to the Inno and just recording while it plays, but this does make it easier to copy them.

    If you're that determined, you'll probably just go download them somewhere.

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