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posted by LaminatorX on Monday March 03 2014, @11:00PM   Printer-friendly
from the Java-should-be-open dept.

r00t writes:

"Taking a page out of Lexmark playbook, the Keurig company, famous for it's one-cup coffee making system, now comes with new and improved 100% DRM. Apparently, Keurig is upset over re-usable third-party 'coffee pods' which allow the consumer to escape the Keurig throw-away models which carry a retail price 5% to 25% more. Keurig's CEO, Brian Kelly referred to the move as 'game-changing performance.' Perhaps this will finally be the year of Linux on the Coffe Maker?"

 
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  • (Score: 1) by unimatrix on Monday March 03 2014, @11:49PM

    by unimatrix (1983) on Monday March 03 2014, @11:49PM (#10344)

    pfffst...NetBSD has been running on toasters for a decade.

  • (Score: 0) by Anonymous Coward on Monday March 03 2014, @11:54PM

    by Anonymous Coward on Monday March 03 2014, @11:54PM (#10350)

    Do they fly?

    • (Score: 2, Funny) by Subsentient on Tuesday March 04 2014, @01:37AM

      by Subsentient (1111) on Tuesday March 04 2014, @01:37AM (#10389) Homepage Journal

      Yes.

      --
      "It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society." -Jiddu Krishnamurti
  • (Score: 0) by Anonymous Coward on Tuesday March 04 2014, @05:57AM

    by Anonymous Coward on Tuesday March 04 2014, @05:57AM (#10465)

    I don't like rotting toasts, though!