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Originally Posted by PureLogic View Post
making sure a breach does not happen again is compensation enough for me. nothing beats peace of mind.
AMEN! I think that would make me happy.
    
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Lets see. When I was in Best Buy I had a choice between XBox and PS3. I looked at my choices for a Netflix and Hulu player for while. Weighed the pros and cons. At the end of the day the fact that I could do Netflix for free opposed to $50 a year led to my buy a PS3.

I will never buy a Sony product again. The PSN network has been up and down since I bought it and you used to have to be signed in to use Netflix(they took that out several months ago). I still have to be signed in to use Hulu Plus so I haven't been able to do that. The $50 is a small amount of money just to have a piece of mind that when I come home from work its' not going to be out.

If I can get rid of my PS3 then I will ASAP and get a 360. More friends on it anyway.
    
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I'm annoyed when these people tell us this crap over Twitter.

I don't think it get's any more unprofessional than that.
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post #14 of 32
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Why? Did this affect you that much?
Some people actually had their spring break around that time. Like my nieces and nephews for example. Spring break from April 20th to May 4th.
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post #15 of 32
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making sure a breach does not happen again is compensation enough for me. nothing beats peace of mind.
Agreed.

However, making sure my identity isn't used for fraudulent purposes would be nice, too.

What I'd like Sony to do is set up Identity Fraud Insurance for every single PSN user.

Sure, it'll cost a fortune, but that would be the only sign to me that Sony are taking the severity of this data breach seriously. Or rather, the potential repercussions for their users, if their identities are used for illegal purposes.

...

Oh, and the removal of the necessity of Name/Address/DOB when signing up to PSN. XBox Live doesn't need that, why does PSN?
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post #16 of 32
Sony should just stop making PS3 and xbox, hopefully this will be the day all the crapsoles die, and the gaming will return to it's rightful place to the PC.
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Some people actually had their spring break around that time. Like my nieces and nephews for example. Spring break from April 20th to May 4th.
Unless their only activity is playing the PS3 online then they could have easily filled that time doing something else. I believe that was Sony is offering for this is more than generous; they don't have to give you anything.
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Sony should just stop making PS3 and xbox, hopefully this will be the day all the crapsoles die, and the gaming will return to it's rightful place to the PC.
What? Maybe it was a mistake but Sony doesn't make the "xbox" microsoft does.
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some credit would be better than psn+.. But cant complain for free stuff..

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Lets see. When I was in Best Buy I had a choice between XBox and PS3. I looked at my choices for a Netflix and Hulu player for while. Weighed the pros and cons. At the end of the day the fact that I could do Netflix for free opposed to $50 a year led to my buy a PS3.

I will never buy a Sony product again. The PSN network has been up and down since I bought it and you used to have to be signed in to use Netflix(they took that out several months ago). I still have to be signed in to use Hulu Plus so I haven't been able to do that. The $50 is a small amount of money just to have a piece of mind that when I come home from work its' not going to be out.

If I can get rid of my PS3 then I will ASAP and get a 360. More friends on it anyway.
then do it, no one cares..
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well they are trying. i'll give them that
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