As bad as spyware

Friday, 15 October 2004, 1:30 PM EST

Spyware makes all of our lives miserable. It runs on our computers without us knowing it, transmits our personal information and makes our systems slow to a crawl. But how would you classify the countless other trial software programs that come preloaded with our computers or with aftermarket peripherals? Surely they are not as bad as Spyware, but they still can be a nuisance to a lot of us.

By Ian Bell at Design Technica.

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