Software gets more restricted

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#1

I just posted the article Software gets more restricted….

Submitted by: arnesr
Source: http://www.arstechnica.com/

UCITA being voted on tonight in Maryland

Key points affecting legal rights of software consumers:

  • Eliminates the right of return…
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#2

Just a little bit of arogance, isn’t it? Even the poor quality of software, we have now a days, will get worse.


#3

Isn’t this all going to make consumers buy LESS ? If you can’t even expect a company to FIX the problem you have because they made a lowsy product which you bought, then what’s the use of taking the risc to buy a product ? I think this will make people start burning software more instead of buying the original…


#4

Kaum einer kauft sich noch Original Software .
Ich habe 150 gebrannte CD´s davon sind 30 original und davon sind 25 demo-CD´s .


#5

So titles like UltimaIX that would even run off the shelf, because it was rush for christmas. Non Returnable! No responsability to produce fixes! BullSh*t! If it goes through consumers will get raped by companies like Origin.


#6

it just means we have to take more of a stand using the internet as a medium. time to design more product complaint sites. the hand has been squeezing more and more every year, so slowly we don’t catch it.


#7

well this means im gonna be using my linux box more…i just wish i could make vcd in linux then i would be all set…i would be 100% winders free…hell 98% of the linux software is free theres just not 100% of the software in winders for linux yet but soon…