Microsoft’s Zune will not play protected Windows Media Audio and Video purchased or “rented” from Napster 2.0, Rhapsody, Yahoo! Unlimited, Movielink, Cinemanow, or any other online media service. That’s right – the media that Microsoft promised would Play For Sure doesn’t even play on Microsoft’s own device.
It’s long been known that you’re just a regular consumer DRM means you don’t really control your own computer. Turns out if you’re a large corporation, licensing DRM means you don’t really control your product line.