BBC NEWS | Technology | Apple row goes to core of online music

BBC NEWS | Technology | Apple row goes to core of online music: “But we can all imagine no digital rights management, can’t we. It’s easy if you try…”

"Haven’t they got enough money already?" – a phrase that was bandied about a lot during the Napster trial (i.e. "Why is Lars Ulrich bitching so much? Haven’t they got enough money?"), but in this case, it’s a fair comment. Of course, Macca’s too busy campaigning to get Foie Gras banned in California to be concerned with a piffling matter such as this. How sweet would it be for a bit of the Beatles back catalogue to be distributed with a Creative Commons license? Wouldn’t that be a fantastic loving gesture to the world? Imagine, Yoko… just imagine…