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Old 1st August 2011
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Originally Posted by Jomox View Post
Then they will switch to Virgin, simple. (Don't have BT Here cant have a BT line.)
Guess you didn't read the article - actions are coming to all the major British ISPs.

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Originally Posted by Jomox View Post
Will be a long time before that kicks in, and there's many other ways to access the privacy content. For example you can connect to ISP's in China/Japan if you know how, and some other tricks that can be used without much difficulty.

So unless they was to stop it worldwide it's unlikely piracy will go away, as in it's success, especially as most of those who use piracy at least know simple PC logic which gives them the ability to dig deeper to get it.
So what? The idea is to make it sufficiently difficult for the average punter so they won't go to the trouble. Your hacker buddys aren't average punters, they're not potential members of the customer pool, and they'll figure out ways to steal anyway because that's what they do - they think it's fun. The average punter thinks it's a great bloody pain in the arse!