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[Maximum PC]Sony Will Get to Inspect PS3 Hacker's Data

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Noted hardware hacker George Hotz was in court again today in the ongoing case of the PS3 jailbreak. Sony sued Hotz (or Geohot is you like) after he developed a hack that allowed users to install any software they like on the PS3 console. They are citing DMCA violations. The hearing today was to decide whether or not Hotz would be forced to turn over his computer equipment to Sony for inspection.
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Oh my god, this is hilarious. I don't own a PS3 or anything, I've never been a "fanboy" of any sorts... But Sony is really getting annoying. So they catch the person that was causing issues that Sony didn't like. They brought him to court, won. Cool.

Then they try to get IPs, etc. Now they're trying to get his computer?

Just let it go, Jesus.
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Sony winning because they paying off these judges *has to be* cause to be honest, he jailbreak it but then other people took it further, not his fault.
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Geohotz is just the start !
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Sony needs to stop this and focus on not screwing up with the PS3 successor.
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Sony will never learn. Hackers and those who truly want to get at their hardware will always get there.
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^This.

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It's only a matter of time. They should be diverting their focus elsewhere instead of prolonging this crap.
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post #9 of 78
Repost?

Sony... meh.

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Originally Posted by SecrtAgentMan View Post
Sony needs to stop this and focus on not screwing up with the PS3 successor.
Troll is trolling?
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Hmm I wonder if they are going to keep doing this again and again till they release an firmware that makes them unhackable.
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