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Submitted by lahnaloo 794d ago | opinion piece

Piracy – Is It Really a Big Problem?

Piracy has been around since the invention of the home computer, and doesn’t seem to have destroyed the industry yet. There are arguments to be made on both sides as to whether or not piracy has done any substantial harm over the years, but the fact remains that computer software and video games have only grown since the seventies. (Amazon.com, Bill Gates, Culture, Industry, PC)

napoleon1066  +   795d ago
I thought piracy has been around since people discovered they could keep parrots as pets and wear eye patches.
Farsendor1  +   794d ago
i haven't pirated a game in years. finding out about steam is one of the best things that ever happened to me in the gaming side of things

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