Microsoft Will Totally Bork Your Media Center DVR If NBC (or Anyone) Asks It To

Last week, courtesy of NBC, people with a Windows Media Center DVR setup got a rude reminder that broadcasters can flip a switch (called a broadcast flag) to tell DVRs not to record a show. Here's the thing: Honoring the flag is actually optional for software and hardware makers, after courts smacked down the FCC… »5/19/08 11:40am