iTrip goes legit for Christmas

Bowing to the inevitable, OFCOM has finally confirmed that it's going to legalise the use of mini FM transmitters like the Griffin iTrip (pictured).Th

Bowing to the inevitable, OFCOM has finally confirmed that it's going to legalise the use of mini FM transmitters like the Griffin iTrip (pictured).The watchdog published its draft regulations on Thursday and now says it's likely to have completed the full tedious legalisation process by December.Radio ga-gaIt'll mean a revamp to the ageing 1949 Wireless Telegraphy Act which put the devices in the ridiculous legal limbo situation of being legal to buy but not to use.The timing also makes it likely that Microsoft's official car accessory pack for the Zune will make it here. One word of caution though: they'll still be illegal in many parts of Europe. Better have your bribe money handy…