Software Piracy Was Around in the Days of Floppy Disks

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  • Written on: March 21st, 2007

With all of the anti-piracy devices on today’s software programs it is easy to forget the “good ‘ol days” when programmers were good enough to make neat programs and games, but could not devise ways to protect them from being pirated.

In the days before online activations, serial numbers, and telephone activations, some developers relied on a simple 10 minute public service announcement to protect their work. This is genuinely funny – Don’t Copy That Floppy!

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