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Want an iPhone? Beware the iHandcuffs
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Written by Danrok   
Monday, 15 January 2007 01:54

Over at The New York Times, Randall Stross has given the old DRM arguments a re-tread and applied them to the new iPhone. It begins:

STEVE JOBS, Apple's showman nonpareil, provided the first public glimpse of the iPhone last week -- gorgeous, feature-laden and pricey. While following the master magician's gestures, it was easy to overlook a most disappointing aspect: like its slimmer iPod siblings, the iPhone's music-playing function will be limited by factory-installed "crippleware."

Story continues at the Guardian.

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