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NewsCrapware, and how we got here Pin
Terrence Dorsey15-Jan-13 11:17
staffTerrence Dorsey15-Jan-13 11:17 
Crapware is in the news in a big way this week thanks to Oracle’s recent Java “security” update and a blog post by Long Zheng that exposes the economic incentives for software developers to bundle crapware installers. He also points out that respected Silicon Valley VCs are funding Crapware-installer InstallMonetizer.... One of the things coming out in all of this is that Microsoft, usually seen as one of the victims in the spread of crapware, is not completely innocent in this matter.
Bonus: Hal admits his own little contribution to the crapware problem.
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