Monday, March 04, 2013

DRM chair

Via David Levine, this chair allows 8 uses and then self-destructs.  Riffing on Real Genius: would you call that an access control or a rights control?


Anonymous said...

To be fair, companies have been doing that for a while, via planned obsolescence. They're just less obvious about it. - GK

Rebecca Tushnet said...

Yeah, but it's not unlawful to fix the breakable parts--a potentially big difference!