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The Five Biggest Turkeys in Software Piracy

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    The last turkey is actually an ostrich – software vendors who stick their head in the sand and ignore their own software piracy issues. These vendors believe that turning a blind eye to software piracy provides them with a form of viral marketing. In reality, they are losing revenue (that they cannot even quantify), creating an unlevel playing field for their customers, and giving the appearance that the use of pirated software is an acceptable and commonplace practice.

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The Five Biggest Turkeys in Software Piracy

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    The last turkey is actually an ostrich – software vendors who stick their head in the sand and ignore their own software piracy issues. These vendors believe that turning a blind eye to software piracy provides them with a form of viral marketing. In reality, they are losing revenue (that they cannot even quantify), creating an unlevel playing field for their customers, and giving the appearance that the use of pirated software is an acceptable and commonplace practice.

Thanksgiving always brings thoughts of spending time with family and friends. It also gives us time to reflect on the events of the past year.  In this slideshow, V.i. Labs takes a look at the five biggest mistakes or “turkeys” that have happened in the software piracy area in 2011.

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