As a long time PC gamer (since the mid 80s) who has never owned a console, I've always bought my games. I LIKE having the box and the CD, and I have no issue paying for something that brings me hours upon hours of entertainment.
In the rare cases where DRM breaks the game (only seen it once personally), I just brought it back to the store.
Now, having been in IT for 9 years, I can say this: Best move I ever made . I go to work everyday and work on cool technology, solve complex problems, learn constantly - and get paid for it.
I realize that these cables are not part of the US infrastructure, but I can't help wondering. Especially now that we find out that the UK has an internet snooping facility in the Middle East: http://yro.slashdot.org/story/13/08/22/2228230/report-britain-has-a-secret-middle-east-web-surveillance-base
Am I being overly paranoid? Quite possibly. I'm just saying that my disbelief can only carry the weight of a finite number of coincidences.
Dear QuickSilverScreen Users,
It is with much regret that we arrived at the decision to close QSS, we'd like to thank all our loyal users for their support, it's been a blast
We apologize for this disappointment, but under changed circumstances we feel that we can no longer continue.
Thank you again for all the Support."
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