Gender: Male
Age: 37 - 45 years old
Continent: Europe
File sharing is a right of individuals. Perhaps your poll has to be more precise about sharing copyrighted material versus sharing your own material. I feel your poll often did not have an aswer that satisfied me regarding frequency of downloads and use, and what type of material. Cheers.
Gender: Male
Age: 17 years and younger
Continent: Oceania
I think file sharing may be a great way to get files, but concensly i feel bad when i download. And dont feel like om getting the real deal and the full product. However it is good for when you use it to aquire more expensive things.
Gender: Male
Age: 18 - 24 years old
Continent: Europe
The next big thing would be the Internet censorship. If it wont work (and I hope so), the market will be forced to adapt. One big step for Liberalism. In Poland everybody use torrents, because police dontt do almost anything, and everybody feel unpunished. Music and computer games from west are also very expensive in comparison...
Gender: Male
Age: 18 - 24 years old
Continent: North America
...to use the ISPs alternative (like Comcast is trying to set up)? How would such actions contribute to file-sharing? If such a situation were to arise, people might feel even more inclined to download the media they want, encrypted to hide the traffic type, to try and avoid such games.
Gender: Female
Age: 18 - 24 years old
Continent: Europe
"In my country (Norway), regular people feel like it is risky to download from Piratebay etc. There has been some examples of people getting caught who has to pay a fortune in compensations. But I guess the people who are more experienced computer users still feel the same way they always did the risk of getting caught is low, e...
Gender: Male
Age: 25 - 29 years old
Continent: Europe
I feel my government is interested in putting the internet to the strict control. This could lead to the end of file-sharing and a lot of other internet activities.
Gender: Male
Age: 37 - 45 years old
Continent: Africa
...ccount. So not one of those games I can play today, friends who have pirate versions dont have an issue. It is not Steams fault we have crap internet, but I still feel the victim here.
Gender: Female
Age: 25 - 29 years old
Continent: Oceania
I would probably not download as much if the TV in my country was better / more up to date. It reaaaally sucks and there is way too much crap on free to air tv so i feel obligated to download it. i think the expansion of free to air tv will fix this a little, but downloading is still better because of no ads. i like file-sharing...
Gender: Male
Age: 37 - 45 years old
Continent: Europe
...roduction costs would be dramatically reduced. This never happened and the record companys continued to overcharge for the product. Is it any surprise that people feel nothing for these companies when they run into financial difficulties. Its not exactly the artist who is making a huge % of the product. File sharing is impossibl...