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Comment Re:Proxy wars (Score 3, Insightful) 342

This all started because Google decided they needed to crush iOS by giving away Android for free.

I'm sorry, I guess I missed the part where Apple was trying to sell iOS to other manufacturers.

People still need to _buy_ hardware before there is any competition here.

Comment Re:Where to begin? (Score 1) 440

If DRM enables products to be sold for a price that is cheap to users and fair to developers,

I may be wrong (I haven't looked into it, but hey - this is /.) but doesn't the DRM also cost someone money on the developer's side? It may be insignificant, but it's going to put up prices somewhere along the line.

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