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Question about buying Apps, Could it be Necessary?

Discussion in 'Android Lounge' started by fooley20, Nov 25, 2009.

  1. fooley20

    fooley20 Member
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    well this is jus an observation ive come up with but if
    im wrong anybody feel free to correct me...

    Idk about buying apps cuz I never have but with free apps u wuld only
    have to download it and simply back it up using Astro File Manager
    soo my question is after buying an application couldnt anyone jus simply
    back it up using Astro, connect ur phone to the PC, C&P the file
    nd upload that file for all to download??

    wat do u guys think of that​
     

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  2. lekky

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    I think bought for apps are linked to the google account that purchased them, someone correct me if im wrong.
     
  3. fooley20

    fooley20 Member
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    as i said...i wuldnt kno WAT happens whn u dl a paid-for app
    all i kno is wit astro manager u can backup ANY app nd remove it frm ur phone
     
  4. johnlgalt

    johnlgalt Antidisestablishmentarian
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    Not only are you going to be identified by the Google Account that you used to purchase it, but each phone has unique identifiers as well.

    You're more than welcome to try, but I would seriously advise against it - the developers work hard for their apps, and the compensation for most paid apps is less than the price of a single meal.....
     
  5. Carl C

    Carl C Well-Known Member
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    People who do that are simply RIPPING OFF the Dev's and their hard work, Time and effort are nothing more than Thieves. If you Like the app and use it support the Dev!.........
     
  6. fooley20

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    oook...i respect ur point of view
    but umm u DOWNLOAD MUSIC RIGHT!? is this NOT the same concept
     
  7. lekky

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    Depends.....
     
  8. detroid

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    Not entirely. Musicians have more than 1 stream of income. Devs have 1.
     

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