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Well, the biggest Norwegian newspaper regarded this as an arrest, since they hadn’t told us that they were coming and they brought me in. So…
We knew that they would probably go after someone.
So DeCSS didn’t introduce anything new for pirating and had already been available.
I’ve probably bought ten CDs in my whole life.
I don’t like closed systems.
I don’t have the identity of any of them. I only had the nicks that they used on Internet Relay Chat.
Basically, if I have no intention of using a service then I won’t bother reverse-engineering it.
Companies shouldn’t use the law to prevent consumers from doing something legal.
Anyone with a little computer experience knows that anything can be copied bit by bit with the right equipment.
I’m 16 now, I was 15 when it happened… and the encryption code wasn’t in fact written by me, but written by the German member.…
I took a job in the U.S. because I wanted to work on products that would get into end users’ hands. In Norway, most of…
I still haven’t heard anything from Apple about my hacks. There is a tool based on my work reverse-engineering Apple’s FairPlay called jhymn that’s been…
All over the world copyright holders are trying to limit consumers’ rights. We cannot have that.
Basically, if reverse engineering is banned, then a lot of the open source community is doomed to fail.
I was fed up with not being able to play a movie the way I wanted to play it.
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