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  • n. Plural form of pirater.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • If they put their efforts into making the content as accessible and convenient as possible, they will whittle down the piraters to only the stubborn few who do it on ideological grounds.

    Young turn to piracy to watch pay TV for free

  • This is exactly the same purpose of mentioning “bandwidth hogs” in a response to copyright protection methods …. the industry seeks to limit bandwidth of consumers to therefore push out piraters who are high users of bandwidth (unfortunately there are also others like myself who are also high users … having nothing to do with piracy)

    Bits Debate: Responding to Readers on Filtering - Bits Blog - NYTimes.com

  • File sharers and other piraters of online and offline media were and are being prosecuted and sued civilly.

    Meet the Copyright Czar | Heretical Ideas Magazine

  • My guess is that the mentality common amoung piraters of iPhone apps is that since they ARE only $.99, it wont make a difference whether they buy or not.

    Journerdism | Will Sullivan's Stompin' ground for journalists and nerds.

  • ROBERTS: I love the fact that the Malaysian piraters put a hit out on the dogs.

    CNN Transcript Aug 29, 2007

  • Piracy of Adobe's pricey, top-tier software has been a problem, so this cloud version might appeal to would-be piraters to pony up.

    Wired Top Stories

  • I love PC gaming more then anything but these days no one wants to make JUST pc triple A titles because hackers and piraters steal everything.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • The music industry or the software industry would likely want to use such a forum as a mechanism to shut down music piraters or forcing users to cough up some cash.

    MSDN Blogs

  • The first anime I watched not dubbed in English (thank you again ebay piraters) and somehting that pushed me past soome invisble wall of common sense and got me on the road to becoming an avid anime watcher.

    Anime Nano!

  • DVDPlayer: comcast has a download cap of 250GB a month, and ive heard of less in high traffic areas. so theres no way people can download several movies a month and still have bandwidth left for other things its hard to imagine that in this day theres a bandwidth cap. but thats what BT did to everyone. thx piraters

    VideoHelp.com Forum

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