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Old 15th April 2011 | Show parent
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Originally Posted by tvsky View Post

also being a NZ only thing means the kiwi's will just start tunneling out of the country just like millions of chinese do already. remember its a global internet so you can make the violation take place wherever you like.
Yes, I actually agree with you. However, I also agree with John's often put point.
The lure of downloading for the masses is the total ease of use without consequences. So unless someone more techie does the 'tunneling' for them, most everyday pirates will stop or be slowed. To put it another way, the average person isn't going to work hard at circumventing the NZ internet, but if someone else does it for them, and as a result continues to provide illegal downloads for kiwis, then I think these measures might not be enough.