- December 6, 2007 at 5:15 pm #254693
Not to mention sites like Limewire are not legal- you’re also
opening yourself up to potential lawsuits.
— In Budget101_@yahoogroups.com,
> alot of kids use free downloading sites such as Limewire. I know
my girls were using it every chance they got. I would uninstall it
from the computer, they’d put it back on until I finally banned them
from using the computer at all. These sites are a hotbed for
viruses. I’ve been without my home computer over a month now due to
it crashing from a virus. I finally get it tomorrow. They guy who
fixed it said he’s pretty sure it was Limewire or something like it
that left us vulnerable.
> I’m not computer saavy enough to understand all the details, but I
already told my girls if anyone uses one of these sites, they will
be banned from the computer except for school projects (and under my
supervision) for well into the future.
> but, it is true about cds, i don’t know hardly any kids who
purchase them anymore. they all download.
> from: suzanne fesmire gibbons
> date: 2007/12/13 Thu AM 07:42:52 CST
> Subject: Budget101.com : Re: Gifts for 17 & 14 y.o. girls
> > Anymore, the cheap CD players are not good for
> > kids, most kids I know burn MP3’s and most of the
> > inexpensive CD players will not play them.
> But don’t you have to pay to download songs onto an
> MP3 player? And have a computer at home to do that? I
> want to make sure not to give a gift that requires
> resources they might not have.
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