Ease of Use as Anti-Piracy Tool

Simon Juden, CEO of the Publishers Association, says uniform ebook standards — and the resulting ease of use — can deter piracy. From The Bookseller:

Licensing must be intuitive, simple and straightforward at the user level or the user will look for ways to circumvent them.

On a related note: Itunes, noted in the past for its ease of use, recently claimed the top spot among U.S. music retailers.

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