The Cloud, Not More Regulation, Is Likely Answer to Software Piracy

October 2012
Human Events;10/22/2012, Vol. 68 Issue 40, p17
The article discusses software piracy as a study for the Business Software Alliance reported that software piracy grew into a 63 billion U.S. dollar black market in 2011. It comments that free market innovation created the software industry, then produced the tools that allowed easy theft of intellectual property. The article also predicts that the software industry may be on the verge of solving the problem by producing secure systems with so many attractive features like cloud computing.


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