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    [T]wenty years on, DRM is revealed to be exactly what we feared: an oligarchic gambit to end property ownership for the people, who become tenants in the fields of greedy, confiscatory tech and media companies, whose in­ventiveness is not devoted to marvelous new market propositions, but, rather, to new ways to coerce us into spending more for less.

    Does anybody else worry that rather than freeing and empowering individuals, DLT/blockchain stuff will instead enable corporations to craft unbreakable shackles?