from the there-should-be-limits-to-freedom dept.
Grump writes "This story reports that 'The makers of TiVo and ReplayTV digital video recorders have agreed to limit how long consumers can keep pay-for-view movies stored on future versions of the VCR-like devices.' Is this fair, or erosion of more fair-use rights?"
A verbal contract isn't worth the paper it's written on.
-- Samuel Goldwyn