Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 11th Dec 2012 23:12 UTC
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu "Perhaps most likely to raise some eyebrows is that Ubuntu 13.04 will let users purchase music or apps directly from the desktop Dash, without having to open a browser or a separate client." That's going to go down well.
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RE[5]: All who bash Ubuntu...
by r_a_trip on Wed 12th Dec 2012 20:00 UTC in reply to "RE[4]: All who bash Ubuntu..."
r_a_trip
Member since:
2005-07-06

True, I'm free to ignore it and I'm free to express my opion about such practises.

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lucas_maximus Member since:
2009-08-18

And what is your criteria on validity about such practices? It seems you like to say it is wrong and you don't really ever say why?

Edited 2012-12-12 21:55 UTC

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RE[7]: All who bash Ubuntu...
by r_a_trip on Wed 12th Dec 2012 22:46 in reply to "RE[6]: All who bash Ubuntu..."
r_a_trip Member since:
2005-07-06

If everything is a tradeable commodity, even privacy and personal life, one has to wonder at what point you stop being human and start becoming another raw material.

Do we have to publicize every ounce of our being human to satisfy the unquenchable thirst for money?

Some will say yes, but I deem the cost too high.

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