The Deadliest Kvetch

  1. Miss Manners and the case of "Payware, Freeware or No-ware"

    by , February 8th, 2012 at 07:54 PM (The Deadliest Kvetch)
    Let the kvetching begin!

    We've all read the threads arguing the merits of payware over freeware, or freeware over payware, but how do you prevent either from becoming "no-ware"?
    It's tempting to believe that the end user has no control, that a creator will just endlessly continue to produce the wares of their choice. I disagree. When a creator produces payware our first inclination is to chalk up the motivation to profit. I've witnessed creators that have moved from ...