Results 1 to 6 of 6

Your favorite Apple, iPhone, iPad, iOS, Jailbreak, and Cydia site.


Thread: What does this mean

  1. #1
    iPhone? More like MyPhone one_crazy_dude's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Location
    new jersey
    Posts
    253
    Thanks
    16
    Thanked 23 Times in 20 Posts

    Default What does this mean
    I was just reading one of thoes threads about cracked apps again(thiefs) and in a reply post added pirated/cracked/warez. What does warez mean? I never heard of it, call me knuckel head but I am curious now to know. Any one wanna tell me

  2. #2
    Super Duper Moderator blkcadi's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    Location
     Valley of the Sun, ARIZONA ♥♥♥
    Posts
    33,057
    Thanks
    4,478
    Thanked 11,038 Times in 6,753 Posts

    ok, knuckle head, oh that's not what you meant right? lol
    [ame=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Warez]Warez - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia[/ame]

    the word warez is intended as a plural of "ware", short for computer software. Thus it is intended to be pronounced like the word wares, /ˈwɛərz/, but people commonly pronounced the e, /ˈwɑrɛz/, as in the English pronunciation of Juárez.

  3. #3
    Retired Moderator battlecrushr's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Houston follow @al_da_beast
    Posts
    7,940
    Thanks
    273
    Thanked 1,034 Times in 956 Posts

    dont worry i didnt know what it was either
    from wikipedia

    Warez" refers primarily to copyrighted works traded in violation of copyright law. The term generally refers to illegal releases by organized groups, as opposed to file sharing between friends or large groups of people with similar interest using a darknet. It usually does not refer to commercial for-profit software counterfeiting. This term was initially coined by members of the various computer underground circles, but has since become commonplace among Internet users and the mass media.
    oh cadi u beat me
    Last edited by battlecrushr; 03-09-2010 at 08:35 PM. Reason: Automerged Doublepost

  4. #4
    Retired Moderator StealthBravo's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    TX  Follow me @StealthBravo
    Posts
    32,477
    Thanks
    44
    Thanked 5,329 Times in 3,113 Posts


  5. #5
    Good ol warez. Takes me back when that was the most common word for "sharing" lol. Then out of nowhere CATwatch would come in and bust the room up. See if anyone knows that refference.



    Wait: shouldn't we be saying no talk about pirated/cracked/warez?
    Last edited by Cer0; 03-09-2010 at 08:50 PM.

  6. #6
    It means "boo" or otherwise pronounced "fail"

Posting Permissions
  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •