Another bright idea from Sony

January 8th, 2008

When I read John Scalzi's description of the Sony MusicPass system I was convinced he was joking.

Sony BMG spokesperson: We’re pleased to announce we are the final major music corporation to release electronic tracks without that pesky DRM! All you have to do is leave your house, go to a selected retail outlet, buy a special card there, go back to your house, scratch off the back of the card to find a code, go to our special MusicPass Web site, enter said code, and download one the 37 titles we have available, from Celine Dion to the Backstreet Boys!

I wonder how Sony found a way to get a scratchcard to install a rootkit on your PC…

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