back to article 'Drunk' developers delay software vendor's release

Russian software vendor Arusoft claims it delayed a product release because its developers were drunk. Arusoft's mission, according to its web page, is “... to crack a variety of disc protection especially for 4K UHD, so that people's audio-visual life will be more convenient.” In the service of that goal it makes a Blu-Ray …

Seems even pirate-enablers favour a subscription model these days.

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@ Phil Kingston

you seem to have forgotten your icon ;-} Haar!

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Well, at those prices buying DVDs could become cheaper...

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Well, at least they're honest :)

.. about some things.

Cheers!

Wait... darn, I suppose beer doesn't cut it. Vodka is probably much more appropriate here. Could we get a vodka icon to please Mother Russia? :) Darn, now I need to use the joke icon too. Could we get the option to use 2 icons to please us drunk writers? :P

ok, I'll stop now ;)

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Drunk Russians? What are the odds?

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DVDs?????????????

Are DVDs still a thing?

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Re: DVDs?????????????

They sure are and so is reading the article.

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Re: DVDs?????????????

Trading at £1 a piece and below on the second hand market they are a bargain.

At my age my eyes are lagging behind technology so I (literally) see no benefit from HD over SD, and even VHS is starting to look acceptable.

Enjoy your 4K while you can.

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I didn't get where I am today by being sober at work. Especially at this time of year with endless Team Xmas Lunches and Dinners...

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could just be me, but...

it seems like a stunt to get press coverage timed to their switch in licensing model.

or maybe i'm just too sober.

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Re: could just be me, but...

I'm not sure they needed an excuse like that to get pissed...

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Wish my Devs...

Had that good an excuse when the miss the shipping deadline.

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Sounds like

...they've adopted the Scrum(py) development model.

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