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According to Microsoft, software piracy effects the economy because companies lay off employees as a result of sales lost due to pirated software. Piracy also affects the development of new technology and causes loss of ... More »

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Computers have a positive effect on society by providing immediate access to information regarding most areas of human endeavor. Computers are beneficial in areas such as business transactions and record keeping, science... More »

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Computer hacking has cost the U.S. thousands of jobs and has cost some companies their very survival. But not just the U.S. has been affected; the FBI estimates that hacking has affected the world economy to the tune of ... More »

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