Probably isn't supposed to be effective, maybe it was the only way they could get it through the door, so to speak. Getting such things passed is the hard part, expanding upon them into much more nefarious realms is easy once it is passed. Once it is in, expanding upon it a bit further down the road into USA RIAA type lawsuit letters and changes for £100,000+ per mp3 shared or whatever wouldn't be an impossible leap.
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More stuff to clog up the already clogged up innernets.
Don't the powers that be realise we're in the age of infinite copies? Someone posts a picture on the internet but it is their copyright. Even if they sign the rights over to someone else, they can't charge for it otherwise the internet wouldn't work. Nor can they stop Copy> Paste>Save as:
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I received one of these emails yesterday supposed from virgin them selves but the address it is from is virgin media.co.uk not .com . Am I right to think it is a scam 9ne and not to click the link in it ?
DVfv107 wrote: I received one of these emails yesterday supposed from virgin them selves but the address it is from is virgin media.co.uk not .com . Am I right to think it is a scam 9ne and not to click the link in it ?
I would ignore it anyway, its not a warning and there are no punishments involved just delete and move on lol