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December 6th, 2013, 19:31
Originally Posted by sakichop View Post
Unrelated software? Cloud saves, multiplayer, automatic updates, not to mention the delivery system for the game.

When the convenience of the third party software outweighs the inconvenience of what?
The customer is bound by … well, not a ring - but by … convenience.

Make the customer so lazy he or she wouldn't want to let it go … Watch Wall-e to see what I mean …

Or, to quote the famous Neil Postman : "Amusing ourselves to death"

And, even worse : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Technopoly
Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction. (E.F.Schumacher, Economist, Source)
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