Software Piracy Was Around in the Days of Floppy Disks

  • Comments: 0
  • 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!

What do you think? Join the discussion...

How do I change my avatar?

Go to and upload your preferred avatar.

Subscribe to My RSS Feed

Subscribe Form Click to Subscribe or

      TwitterCounter for @thorschrock

Ed Wunder Loves Schrock's Service

Popular Posts

Top Commentators

Schrock Innovations' New Ride

Revolution Wraps Rocks!

Geek Squad Hires Anyone!

Other Recent Videos

We're on the Morning Blend answering your Lincoln Nebraska computer repair questions regarding warranties

Need your computer repaired in Omaha? If you're never visited Schrock Innovations before (1st time client), stop by for a FREE hour of repair

Our Open Adoption

    Kim and I are seeking to adopt another child through Open Adoption. If you know of a birth mother seeking a stable, loving family in Nebraska, please direct her to our website at

Thor's Sponsors

© Thor Schrock 2024