English [en]   espa?ol [es]   fran?ais [fr]   русский [ru]  

Proprietary Addictions

Other examples of proprietary malware

Nonfree (proprietary) software is very often malware (designed to mistreat the user). Nonfree software is controlled by its developers, which puts them in a position of power over the users; that is the basic injustice. The developers often exercise that power to the detriment of the users they ought to serve.

Here are instances of proprietary programs that add addictive functionality to lure users into using it perpetually. Some of these programs also trick users into paying real money for unlocking features of alleged value.

If you know of an example that ought to be in this page but isn't here, please write to <[email protected]> to inform us. Please include the URL of a trustworthy reference or two to serve as specific substantiation.


 [FSF logo] “The Free Software Foundation (FSF) is a nonprofit with a worldwide mission to promote computer user freedom. We defend the rights of all software users.”


招财蟾蜍APP 哪个网站可以上传赚钱 小公司采购怎么赚钱 蒸汽洗车赚钱么 网络上的赚钱方式 通过2345安装应用赚钱 幻方网络赚钱 怎样倍投能赚钱 收淘宝好评的怎么赚钱 开牙科诊所暴利赚钱吗 在医院怎么赚钱吗 软件开发 冷门 赚钱 临时工中介所赚钱吗 现在那些互助盘赚钱吗 小吃什么生意最赚钱 连云港嘀嘀打车赚钱吗 种植什么风景树赚钱