Today's 'Day Against DRM' Protests Locks On Educational Materials

Published: 12/10/2019
Today's 'Day Against DRM' Protests Locks On Educational Materials
Source: NEWS.SLASHDOT.ORG

This year's "International Day Against DRM" is highlighting user-disrespecting restrictions on educational materials. An anonymous reader quotes the Free Software Foundation's Defective By Design site: The "Netflix of textbooks" model practiced by Pearson and similar publishers is a Trojan horse for education: requiring a constant Internet connection for "authentication" purposes, severely

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