Given IOS tracks your moves and TSA could clone your phone with this device I think this is actually a lot worse then it looks.
So while the Michigan State Police might not be able to do this leagaly I am pretty sure the TSA would be okay with it. Good bye privacy, we will miss you.
... and how soon until the laptop cloner device comes out?
Sorry my typing is a bit 'off' today...
Well as a Canadian I think there are several points
1) Our Northern Replubican gets his marching orders from the USA. As Haroper himself said "I don't care what goes into the new law as long as it makes the American's happy"
2) He takes American plotitions so serious he copys their play book.
3) He wants stricker laws but, yet he canm't obay the laws we already have.
Yah, everybody knows you have a chance at winning in poker.
It is the new Amerika! where the TSA says; "Please get you travel papers ready while we molest your wife and children. It is just another way to protect your freedom."
The new USA. Just don't go there and avoid the fuss.
Why does the band remain nameless?
So what will happen when the kids pay for one $30 copy and then copy and upload it to the net 120 minutes after release?
And it won't matter how much DRM it comes loaded with because it will be still easier to 'cam' and sync it off the 72" LCD TV then it would be to do it in the theater.
And best yet no bouncing heads on the copy.
You know, if you do that and then hang it in a frame on a gallery wall it just might be.
A weak form of art (in my opinion ) but art none the less.
And I do see the intent of using Metallica as the art form.
It does not matter if the artist is any good. That is for history to decide and not a judge or government.
This is a clear case of culture taking a hit by law and government.
Andy Warhol is rolling in his grave.
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