I think that activation mode is chicken feed compared to the "palladium" initiative that MSFT has created and that is likely to take off. That would be probalby - at least in my eyes -somethng like the net policeman. Making sure that no copyright is broken, and probably having a proper - read hardware -stab at controlling what do we use/share.
Sounded scary - and here is the first glimpse -
Does anyone have the price of a mac
XP will hopefully do me for another few years.