Tue, Aug 29 2006 17:42
Watchdog group warns against AOL's free software
Dealing yet another blow to AOL, a leading software watchdog group
warned users away from AOL's free client software Monday on the ground
that it displayed characteristics consistent with "badware."
The term badware describes a wide array of downloadable applications
that try to install extra components on a computer without clearly
informing users of what they are or what they will do.
Story at news.com.com
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