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Game on: Players zap Sony, Microsoft over digital rights policies

Jay MacDonald

Gone, apparently, are the days when gaming was a fairly straightforward pastime: You bought the CD, popped it into your (or a friend’s) computer, and when the thrill was gone, you sold it used.

Gamers who previously enjoyed freely swapping and selling their games will now have limits placed on them — and they’re not reacting well, threatening credit card boycotts of the giant game-makers.

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