Thread: Cheap online prices.
05-24-2010, 01:07 PM #1Cheap online prices.
I always look for cheap apps online on a regular basis. Today I find the following.
It looks like the prices are too low to be legit. They are all download sells. Is this some illegal stolen software site? I went to the about us page and got there address. I google maped it the picture of there building looks nothing like the google map street view.
05-24-2010, 06:54 PM #2
- Member Since
- Jan 23, 2008
- Keller, Texas
- Late 2013 27" iMac, iPad 3, iPhone 6s+, iPhone 7+, 3 iPods, Sierra
That site is a pirate site and should be avoided. Chances are their software is loaded with viruses (Windows) and other malware. Do not purchase from them. Like you stated, the prices are too low to be legitimate.
05-24-2010, 07:38 PM #3
- Member Since
- Dec 22, 2006
- Texas, where else?
- 15" MBP '06 2.33 C2D 4GB 10.7; 13" MBA '14 1.8 i7 8GB 10.11; 21" iMac '13 2.9 i5 8GB 10.11; 6S
We're really not interested in providing links to those either.I cannot be held responsible for the things that come out of my mouth.
In the Windows world, most everything folks don't understand is called a virus.
05-24-2010, 08:56 PM #4
If its a pirate site, I am curious how they sell all those suites that have serial numbers. All the large design/professional packages require serial numbers that go online and validate themselves. Like anything Adobe, Autodesk, etc.
It must not have been online long or wouldnt these companies shut it down?
I didnt post the link to advertise, just to show what I was talking about. Sorry.
05-24-2010, 09:12 PM #5
OEM software scams on the rise ? The Register
Also check out this thread:
Please verify and include the exact model/year of your Mac and OS X version number (available from "About This Mac", then "More Info" on the Apple menu).
Links: Onyx | EasyFind | Apple Hardware Test | How to test your hard drive | The Safe Mac » Adware Removal Guide | Uninstall MacKeeper
Lifeisabeach - Mac-Forums Member of the Month June 2009, Feb 2012, and March 2013.
Users Browsing this Thread
There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)
By bennjiboi in forum Schweb's LoungeReplies: 0Last Post: 11-26-2008, 11:51 PM
By stapler101 in forum Switcher HangoutReplies: 3Last Post: 03-02-2008, 10:08 AM
By Kash in forum Other Hardware and PeripheralsReplies: 3Last Post: 06-01-2007, 05:33 PM
By tyson0016 in forum Apple NotebooksReplies: 2Last Post: 01-09-2007, 12:09 PM
By AlexM in forum Switcher HangoutReplies: 7Last Post: 08-08-2005, 06:07 PM