Gender: Male
Age: 18 - 24 years old
Continent: North America
...can easily be found on pirate bay through torrents. Games such as Duke Nukem 1, or very old soundtracks which can no longer be found for sale, and if are found cost around $50+ for a CD which is total bullshit, and I would actually buy everything that I download if only the companies made the old games avalable all on one com...
Gender: Male
Age: 37 - 45 years old
Continent: Europe
The cost of digital products/media must adapt to the market. As an example, it doesnt make sense that digital books can cost more than paper ones. But they do. An interesting alternative to illegal file-sharing could be group-buying. A market mediator that could by rights in bulk and offer the products the clients, including on...
Gender: Male
Age: 18 - 24 years old
Continent: Europe
I think that the profit of a company that create and share a product online and the product cost should have a logic
Gender: Male
Age: 25 - 29 years old
Continent: Europe
Materials, that are being shared, frequently come from USA or other rich countries. In those countries average citizen can afford buying it from time to time. In poorer countries buying a CD with music or game can cost you up to 10-15% of your monthly salary.
Gender: Male
Age: 25 - 29 years old
Continent: North America
I am 27. A college student who is broke. I have very little money to spend on movies or films. Movies themselves would cost me and a friend 35 dollars starting. If I do go out to watch a movie, I will only go to the Alamo draft house here in Austin Texas. It is extremely comfortable, get to eat and drink beer in the theater...
Gender: Male
Age: 25 - 29 years old
Continent: Asia
file sharing is freedom of expression.. if one person purchased it , he has the right to do what he wants with it. if the companies can stop it so be it, since they are loosing $$$ in revenues. also, they should look at reducing cost of media AND RELEASING MEDIA WORLDWIDE at the same TIME to combat piracy. I can afford to buy en...
Gender: Male
Age: 18 - 24 years old
Continent: Oceania
Games cost too much. Music and Movie quality has gone down the drain. buying things just doesnt feel worth the money anymore.
Gender: Male
Age: 18 - 24 years old
Continent: Oceania
...rs of content themselves to reach a larger audience by using marketing to fund production. There will be fewer AAA $100 million productions but because of the low cost of distribution using file-sharing, more independent works will be produced that will be profitable using marketing.
Gender: Male
Age: 37 - 45 years old
Continent: Oceania
The cost of Movies, Music and games is so high that file sharing is just another option. Bring the prices down and more games, movies and music will be bought.