Pain behind the piracy of software
Why is it hard to get worked up about software piracy? We know it's illegal.
Why is it hard to get worked up about software piracy? We know it's illegal. We know it cheats software companies like Microsoft and Adobe of potential profits. So why the lack of moral grievance?
New figures released last week by the software industry show that 38 per cent of software used in Ireland is pirated.
In other words, almost half the software on our computers has been copied without paying the software company some more...
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